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Title: Wood as Polar Size Exclusion Chromatography Media: Implications to Adhesive Performance

Source: In proceedings of the International Conference on Wood Adhesives 2013 Toronto, Canada C. Hunt, C. Frihart and N. Yan. eds. Forest Products Society 2014; pp. 455-463.

Author(s)Hunt, Christopher G.; O'Dell, Jane; Jakes, Joseph; Grigsby, Warren; Frihart, Charles R.

Publication Year: 2014  View PDF »

Category: Conference Proceedings
Associated Research Project(s):   FPL-4707-2B

Abstract: Although it is well known that wood can absorb liqiuds, the full impact of this phenomenon on adhesive performance is not well understood. We have observed examples where aspects of this phenomenon were not fully anticipated and had a large impact on bond quality. Using soy adhesives, several examples illustrate the extent of adhesive infiltration into wood cell walls and the impact ofthe infiltration on both the adhesive and wood properties.

Keywords: Adhesive; wood; infiltration; soy; glycerin

Publication Review Process: Non-Refereed (Other)

File size: 396 kb(s)

Date posted: 07/21/2014
RITS Product ID: 67985
Current FPL Scientists associated with this product (listed alphabetically)
Frihart, Charles R.
Research Chemist
Hunt, Christopher G.
Research Chemist
Jakes, Joseph
Research Materials Engineer

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