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Lumber

Wood cut in such a way as to be used for building. Lumber may be traded as a commodity and is especially important in the construction industry. Sustainable woodcutting has become a significant issue in the lumber industry.
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Although this work considers a wood log as the sample, we infer that MR and MRI measurements of MC used here can be translated to other wood materials, such as lumber, timber, engineered wood products, and composites, where nondestructive and direct water content measurements is of vital significance.
distance from the log core (r), height from the stem base (t), and sample tree number (z) into the Equation 4, could be estimated Young's modulus ([E.sub.L]) of the coconut wood logs. The curve is almost symetrical to the y axis (Figure 2, after accounting for 10% upward correction).
The use of a portable UMR instrument to measure MC in wood log samples was demonstrated.
Smoke created by burning undried wood logs with high water content is denser so it therefore releases more pollutants and harmful molecules into the air.
Sharjah: A massive fire destroyed a warehouse containing wood logs in Sharjah Industrial Area 4 on Tuesday.
It features 330 pieces, including real wood logs, a frontiersman figure, a buildable covered wagon, and two horses.
Dimplex fireboxes also save energy costs through a fan-forced heater, but the main distinguishing element of the firebox are the logs that were molded from real wood logs for the purpose of producing an authentic effect.
Asiimwe said that the presence of so many refugees in Uganda had negative impact on the economic situation and the environment as "people are cutting trees, wood logs and firewood for construction." Teak David a South Sudanese in Kampala says he was forced to flee to Uganda to seek safety after a war broke out in his country of South Sudan, adding that it had not been his "intention was not to live in Uganda because there is no place like home".
Called Egologs, this alternative bio-fuel holds multiple benefits including reduction of bush encroachment, conservation of endangered trees and excellent wood logs for braais and household fires.
There was a solid fuel range in the kitchen which burned turf and wood logs and a battery radio to get weather updates, the news or even music.
A spokesperson for Sembcorp said Wilton 10's feedstock comes from recycled low-grade wood, saw mills and round wood logs from managed forests including Kielder and Dalby.