Could Wood Be The Answer to Climate Change?

Posted by Owen Matson, Ph.D. on Mar 24, 2017 9:49:22 PM

According to a recent article, an advanced new timber product could be the key to climate change mitigation.

Most buildings today are constructed using bricks and mortar, concrete, and — for larger structures — steel. These are all materials that produce substantial carbon emissions during the manufacturing process.  While it is unlikely that timber can fully replace any of these materials, new types of engineered wood are making the resource more competitive.  Read the full article at MarketScale Sciences.

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