219 Innovation in Sustainable Forest Products

Tuesday, October 30, 2012: 8:30 AM
304 (Convention Center )
The new millennium brings many challenges to the forest products industries in the United States due to competitive forces unleashed by increased globalization. One of the most important strategies to effectively compete in the global environment is by creating novel and value-added products through innovation. This session will focus on the new product development, innovative utilization/application and creative process technologies of the forest product.

Forest and Plant Bioproducts Division
Topical B: 2nd Annual World Congress on Sustainable Engineering (TB)

J.Y. Zhu
Email: jzhu@fs.fed.us

Amiya Kumar Ray
Email: amiyakumarray@gmail.com

Jeffrey Lindsay
Email: jeff_lindsay@app.com.cn

- indicates paper has an Extended Abstract file available on CD.

8:55 AM
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9:20 AM
(219c) Conductive Layers On Surface Modified Natural Fibre Based Substrates for Printed Functionality
Dimitar Valtakari, Roger Bollström, Mikko Tuominen, Hannu Teisala, Mikko Aromaa, Martti Toivakka, Jurkka Kuusipalo, Jyrki M. Mäkelä, Jun Uozumi and Jarkko J. Saarinen

9:45 AM
(219d) Soybean Oil Based Fibers Formed without Solvent or Heat
Dustin W. Janes, Kadhiravan Shanmuganathan, Daniel Y. Chou and Christopher J. Ellison
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10:35 AM
(219f) Characterization of Sludge From Combined Deinking Technology
Shilpa Kulakrni, Neetu Chauhan, Vivek Kumar and M. C. Bansal