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Title: Life-Cycle Inventory of Hardwood Lumber Manufacturing in the Northeast and North Central United States

Source: Lippke, Bruce, Jim Wilson, Leonard Johnson, Maureen Puettmann. 2009. Phase II Research Report. Life Cycle Environmental Performance of Renewable Materials in the Context of Building Construction. Module C : Life-Cycle Inventory of Softwood Lumber Manufacturing in the Northeastern and North Central United States by Richard D. Bergman and Scott A. Bowe. Seattle, WA : CORRIM, 2008. 50 p.

Author(s)Bergman, Richard D.; Bowe, Scott A.

Publication Year: 2008  View PDF »

Category: Journal Articles
Associated Research Project(s):   FPL-4714-1A   FPL-4851-MA

Abstract: The goal of this study was to find the environmental impact of hardwood lumber production through a gate-to-gate Life-Cycle Inventory (LCI) on hardwood sawmills in the northeast and northcentral (NE/NC) United States. Primary mill data was collected per CORRIM Research Guidelines (CORRIM 2001). Lifecycle analysis is beyond the scope of the study.

Keywords: hardwood lumber; life-cycle inventory; CORRIM; LCI; green material; life-cycle analysis

Publication Review Process: Informally Refereed (Peer-Reviewed)

File size: 921 kb(s)

Date posted: 12/16/2010

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RITS Product ID: 26454
Current FPL Scientist associated with this product
Bergman, Richard
Research Forest Products Technologist

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