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Moisture content and drying defects in kiln-dried Eucalyptus grandis poles
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2007-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: There has been a reported reduction in the durability of creosote treated, wooden utility poles in South Africa in recent years. Several factors could have been responsible for this. In this study, Eucalyptus ...
A fibre optimisation index developed from a material investigation of Eucalyptus grandis for the Kraft pulping process.
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: A primary reason for the existence of the forest industry is to provide a renewable and natural resource for much needed timber and fibre products. Substantial improvements in management practices are ...