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Currently, timber trade requires that wood products must come from legally and responsibly managed forests. In Indonesia, to prove that wood products are legal if they are equipped with Legitimate Certificate of Forest Product, V-legal mark and electronic label in the form of Barcode. One method of ...

Author(s)
Soenarno; Astana, S.
Publisher
Pusat Penelitian dan Pengembangan Hasil Hutan, Bogor, Indonesia
Citation
Jurnal Penelitian Hasil Hutan, 2018, 36, 1, pp 47-58
Abstract

Paraserianthes falcataria is fast growing species that considered being potential lumber for construction application. The aim was to evaluate the effect of year rotation of harvesting on quality of Paraserianthes falcataria wood for construction application. Nine trees of Paraserianthes falcataria ...

Author(s)
Listyanto, T.
Publisher
Slovak Forest Products Research Institute, Bratislava, Slovakia
Citation
Wood Research (Bratislava), 2018, 63, 3, pp 497-503
Abstract

Merkusii pine wood (Pinus merkusii) was extensively planted throughout Indonesia, where it is only indigenous in northern Sumatera, by the Dutch during colonial times. The demand for this wood species, especially in the domestic market, has increased notably, despite its limited durability...

Author(s)
Nandika, W. D. D.; Afaf, B. D. H.; Rahayu, I.; Lumongga, D.
Publisher
Korean Society of Wood Science and Technology, Seoul, Korea Republic
Citation
Mokchae Konghak = Journal of the Korean Wood Science and Technology, 2018, 46, 4, pp 323-337
Abstract

Over the past few decades, transnational and supranational market-based forest governance systems have been developed to address the complex problems associated with deforestation, by improving the legality and sustainability of timber traded in global markets. This is catalysed by the increasing...

Author(s)
Maryudi, A.; Myers, R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Geoforum, 2018, 97, pp 46-53
Abstract

Wood preservation technology has been using a lot of synthetic preservatives for a long time. However, some disadvantages have been recorded such as environment quality degradation and killing more untargeted wood destroying organism than targeted one. Recently environment quality maintenance has...

Author(s)
Prayitno, T. A.; Widyorini, R.; Lukmandaru, G.
Publisher
Slovak Forest Products Research Institute, Bratislava, Slovakia
Citation
Wood Research (Bratislava), 2017, 62, 6, pp 951-960
Abstract

The aim of this study was to determine the physical and mechanical properties of glued laminated timber (glulam) manufactured from small-diameter logs of three wood species, Acacia mangium (mangium), Maesopsis eminii (manii), and Falcataria moluccana (sengon), with densities of 533, 392, and 271...

Author(s)
Komariah, R. N.; Hadi, Y. S.; Massijaya, M. Y.; Suryana, J.
Publisher
Korean Society of Wood Science and Technology, Seoul, Korea Republic
Citation
Mokchae Konghak = Journal of the Korean Wood Science and Technology, 2015, 43, 2, pp 156-167
Abstract

Increasing global population and demand for food have led to rising agricultural production and demand for land; expanded agricultural land has often come from tropical deforestation. These forests support biodiverse ecosystems and further benefit the environment through carbon storage. This report ...

Author(s)
Beckman, J.; Sands, R. D.; Riddle, A. A.; Lee, T.; Walloga, J. M.
Publisher
USDA Economic Research Service, Washington, USA
Citation
Economic Research Report - Economic Research Service, USDA, 2017, No.229, pp iv + 65 pp.
Abstract

Timber from plantation forest mostly contains sapwood, and the heartwood part has a lot of juvenile wood, which has low resistance to attack by subterranean termites (Coptotermes curvignathus). Wood smoke created through pyrolysis contains numerous polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons that could...

Author(s)
Hadi, Y. S.; Efendi, M.; Massijaya, M. Y.; Pari, G.; Arinana
Publisher
Forest Products Society, Madison, USA
Citation
Forest Products Journal, 2016, 66, 7/8, pp 480-484
Abstract

This report presents a brief description of the status, trends and updates on the forest products industry and timber trade of Central/West Africa, Ghana, Malaysia, Indonesia, Myanmar, India, Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Japan, China, Europe and North America. The paper also reports on the stability of...

Publisher
International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO), Yokohama, Japan
Citation
Tropical Timber Market Report., 2011, 16, 2, pp 20 pp.
Abstract

Deforestation and conversion of forest land in Indonesia continues. Data show that within 12 years there has been a decline in forest area in Indonesia amounted to approximately 20 million hectares, or an average of 1.7 million hectares per year. Other data show that between 1990-2010, Indonesia...

Author(s)
Noer, M.; Saribanon, N.; Nurwulandari, A.
Publisher
Universiti Kebangsaan, Selngor, Malaysia
Citation
Geografia. Malaysian Journal of Society and Space, 2017, 13, 1, pp 110-118

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