Accession Number:

ADP000680

Title:

Lumber and Its Use Environment--Research Needs,

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MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIV MISSISSIPPI STATE FOREST PRODUCTS UTILIZATION LAB

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Report Date:

1980-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

Abstract:

Developing a data base of information on how environmental factors affect design properties of lumber will require research on wood degradation mechanisms, on techniques for detection and assessment of degradation, and on developing quantitative descriptions and models of degradation. The level of degradation that can be tolerated in structures must also be evaluated. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE