Category Forest Product Utilization

Physical Properties of Wood

Wood seasoning

Physical characteristics are those that remain unchanged despite changes in the size, form, and chemical makeup of wood. The physical properties of wood are discussed as under: Color of wood From a functional or decorative standpoint, the color of the wood…

Types of Wood Seasoning

Wood Seasoning

Wood Seasoning is the process of drying timber in order to remove moisture from the cells of wood walls. It is very important for the commercial use of timber as it prevents it from decaying and increases strength. Wood seasoning…

Chemical Properties of Wood

Chemical properties of wood

Properties of wood play a predominant role in its utilization. Knowledge of the chemical properties of wood is very essential for understanding the principles and techniques in different domains of chemical utilization of wood. Generally, wood is taken as an…