Gate-to-gate Life-cycle Inventory of Softwood Lumber Production


To perform a life-cycle analysis, a life-cycle inventory is needed. Data from surveys of manufacturers are presented for the energy and materials required to produce 1.623 m (1 mbf) of planed, dry, dimension lumber from logs in the western and southern U.S. In the West and South, 53 and 41% of the log volume (3.05 and 3.92 m) leaves the mill as planed, dry… (More)


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@inproceedings{Milota2006GatetogateLI, title={Gate-to-gate Life-cycle Inventory of Softwood Lumber Production}, author={Michael R. Milota and Cynthia D. West and Ian D. Hartley}, year={2006} }