The Fate of Harvested Wood Products HWP in a Growing World (2005 and 2030): Biomass Feedstock, Material Recycling or Discard into Solid Waste Disposal Sites with the Risk of Methane Formation

G.H. Kohlmaier, L. Kohlmaier & O. Weller
Within the subject biomass resources, the paper focuses on biomass residues and by-products of the forest and wood industry sector. Out of the three groups of residues: direct, indirect and recovered wood products the following analysis examines the less well recognized recovered or recoverable wood products. The production and consumption of Harvested Wood Products HWP: Wood based Panels, Sawnwood and Paper and Paperboard have led to a considerable carbon stock in 2005 and will lead...