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THE IMPROVEMENT OF THE BRIGHTNESS OF DOUGLAS FIR PULP

Objective

TO EVALUATE THE CAUSES OF, AND LOOK FOR WAYS TO EXAMINE THE REDNESS IN DOUGLAS FIR PULP.

DOUGLAS FIR USED FOR MECHANICAL PULP IN NEWSPRINT IS RED.
THE PROJECT WILL EXAMINE THE DISTRIBUTION OF THE PHENOLS WHICH CAUSE THE REDNESS AND SUGGEST WAYS OF REDUCING THE PROBLEM. THIS IS NECESSARY AS THE USE OF DOUGLAS FIR INCREASES.

Funding Scheme

CSC - Cost-sharing contracts

Coordinator

WAGENINGEN UNIVERSITY
Address
Costerweg 50
Wageningen
Netherlands

Participants (1)

PARENCO NV
Netherlands
Address

Renkum