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We define forest biomaterials as any organic materials that are grown in and extracted from forest ecosystems. While “traditional” wood products hold tremendous value as a forest biomaterial, the initiative includes a wide range of possibilities including non-timber forest products.

Michigan Mass Timber Workshop

Workshop was held on July 25th, Eberhard Center Grand Rapids, MI Mass Timber Workshop Flyer for Posting AGENDA & SPEAKER DETAILS   White Cedar Level Sponsors:           Red Oak Level Sponsors:                    Recent advancements in mass timber technology, coupled the desire for low carbon…

The Forest Bioeconomy and the Circular Bioeconomy

The forest bioeconomy refers to economic activities that use renewable bio-based resources from forest ecosystems, land or water, for production of services, products or energy. Coupled with a life cycle approach, we can have a foundation for sustainable development.