14. Nonstructural Composites

  1. Rubin Shmulsky and
  2. P. David Jones

Published Online: 13 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470960035.ch14

Forest Products and Wood Science An Introduction, Sixth Edition

Forest Products and Wood Science An Introduction, Sixth Edition

How to Cite

Shmulsky, R. and Jones, P. D. (2011) Nonstructural Composites, in Forest Products and Wood Science An Introduction, Sixth Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470960035.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 10 JUN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813820743

Online ISBN: 9780470960035

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Keywords:

  • nonstructural composites;
  • nonstructural panels, portion of wood composites production - in the United States;
  • decorative plywood, art of decorative veneering - value of wood furniture;
  • decorative veneer drying, lower temperatures - preserving wood quality;
  • decorative plywood selection and use;
  • particleboard, panel products - compressing particles of wood bonding with adhesive;
  • particleboards, differing - by particle size and geometry;
  • characteristic of a species particleboard manufacture - being specific gravity (SG);
  • wood-plastic composites - mixing finely ground wood fiber

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Decorative Plywood

  • Particleboard

  • Wood-based Fiber Products

  • MDF

  • Hardboard

  • Insulation/Acoustical Board

  • Other Wood Fiber Products

  • References and Supplemental Reading