BioResources

A peer-reviewed, open-access journal devoted to the science of lignocellulosic materials, chemicals, and their new and improved applications. Research areas of interest include wood products, paper science, lignocellulosic energy, chemical products of cellulosic materials, biocomposites, and novel uses material derived from woody material. The editors recommend the use of Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome browsers to view the contents of this OJS site. In particular, please use one of these browsers if you encounter difficulties in opening PDF files under the "Table of Contents" for an issue of the journal.

Vol 13, No 4 (2018)

Table of Contents

Editorials (Opinion Pieces)

Towards Rational Utilization of Indigenous Plant Resources PDF
Tarig Osman Khider, Martin A. Hubbe 7172-7174

Research Articles (Peer Reviewed)

Effects of Chemical Curing on the Properties of Wood-based Precursors and Activated Carbon Microspheres PDF
Junbo Shang, Jian Lin, Guangjie Zhao 7175-7187
Possibility of Using Fine Wood Strands for the Production of P5 Type Building Boards PDF
Radosław Mirski, Adam Derkowski, Dorota Dziurka 7188-7196
Colorability of Dyed Wood Veneer Using Natural Dye Extracted from Dalbergia cochinchinensis with Different Organic Solvents PDF
Tao Zhu, Shunzhi Liu, Kai Ren, Jiabao Chen, Jinguo Lin, Jian Li 7197-7211
Physical, Mechanical, and Erosion Characterization of Palm Leaf Stalk Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Composites Filled with Palm Leaf Stem Stalk (PLSS) Powder PDF
Jnanaranjan Kar, Arun Kumar Rout, Alekha Kumar Sutar 7212-7231
Synergistic Effects of Impregnation Agents Used in Plywood Production Relative to the Shear Strength of Bonded Joints PDF
Jiri Prochazka, Tomas Beranek, Jitka Beránková, Jan Bomba, Martin Bohm 7232-7243
Analysis of Effluent Characteristics of Bio-treated Pulping Wastewater (BTPW) during Ozonation PDF
Fangrui Cai, Lirong Lei, Youming Li, Jun Han 7244-7254
Physical and Functional Properties of Durian Skin Fiber Biocomposite Films Filled with Natural Antimicrobial Agents PDF
Hazleen Anuar, Mohd Apandi Siti Nur E'zzati, Abu Bakar Nur Fatin Izzati, Syed Mustafa Sharifah Nurul Inani, Abd Rashid Siti Munirah Salimah, Fathilah Ali 7255-7269
Modeling Butanol Synthesis in Xylose by Clostridium saccharoperbutylacetonicum PDF
Quan Zhou, Huabao Zheng, Wenqiao Yuan 7270-7280
Hydrogels Derived from Lignin with pH Responsive and Magnetic Properties PDF
Wu Liu, Zhihui Ye, Dexiang Liu, Zhiping Wu 7281-7293
Consecutive Recovery of Non-Structural Sugars and Xylooligomers from Corn Stover using Hot Water and Acidified Calcium Chloride PDF
Tae Hoon Kim, Tae Hyun Kim 7294-7309
Fiber Evolution during Alkaline Treatment and Its Impact on Handsheet Properties PDF
Yun Ji, Yangyang Peng, Anders Strand, Shiyu Fu, Anna Sundberg, Elias Antero Retulainen 7310-7324
Properties of Biochars Prepared from Local Biomass in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam PDF
Loc Xuan Nguyen, Phuong Thi My Do, Chiem Huu Nguyen, Royta Kose, Takayuki Okayama, Thoa Ngoc Pham, Phuong Dat Nguyen, Takayuki Miyanishi 7325-7344
Characterization of Residues from Chilean Blueberry Bushes: A Potential Source of Cellulose PDF
Claudia Marcela Pacheco, Cecilia Bustos, Guillermo Reyes, María Graciela Aguayo, Orlando J. Rojas 7345-7359
Design of Adhesive-free Bio-based Suspended Ceiling Tiles Using Nanocellulose PDF
Nadir Yildirim 7360-7370
An Image-based Laser Triangulation Width Model Applied in Sawn Lumber’s External Face Measurement PDF
Zhaojun Xu, Shenjian Ni, Maolin Yu, Lei Huang 7371-7380
Allometric Model for Predicting Aboveground Biomass and Carbon Stock of Acacia Plantations in Sarawak, Malaysia PDF
Nur Syazni Adam, Ismail Jusoh 7381-7394
Experimental and Numerical Study of Moisture-induced Stress Formation in Hexagonal Glulam Using X-ray Computed Tomography and Finite-element Analysis PDF
Rongrong Li, Pingxiang Cao, Wei Xu, Mats Ekevad, Xiaodong (Alice) Wang 7395-7403
Isolation and Characterization of Cellulose Nanocrystals Created from Recycled Laser Printed Paper PDF
Rogelio Ramírez Casillas, Karen Fátima Báez Rodríguez, Ricardo Herbe Cruz-Estrada, Florentina Dávalos-Olivares, Fernando Navarro-Arzate, Kestur Gundappa Satyanarayana 7404-7429
Effect of Organo-Modified Nanoclay on the Mechanical Properties of Sugar Palm Fiber-reinforced Polyester Composites PDF
Rao Muhammad Shahroze, Mohamad Ridzwan Ishak, Mohd Sapuan Salit, Zulkiflle Leman, Mohammad Asim, Muthukumar Chandrasekar 7430-7444
Fractionation and Potential Applications of Components from Microwave Liquefaction of Chromate Copper Arsenate-Treated Wood PDF
Huijuan Shao, Jiulong Xie, Cornelis F. de Hoop, Jinqiu Qi, Hui Xiao, Yuzhu Chen 7445-7454
Slow Pyrolysis as a Promising Approach for Producing Biochar from Sunflower Straw PDF
Yan Yue, Qimei Lin, Muhammad Irfan, Qun Chen, Xiaorong Zhao, Guitong Li 7455-7469
Effect of Poplar Cultivar “Hybrid 275” Fiber Impregnation with 1,3-Dimethylol-4,5-dihydroxyethyleneurea on the Properties of High Density Fiberboards PDF
Farah Nadia Mohammad Padzil, Hidayah Ariffin, Sarani Zakaria, Piotr Boruszewski, Krzysztof J. Krajewski, Mariusz L. Maminski 7470-7480
Granulometric Analysis of Sanding Dust from Selected Wood Species PDF
Alena Očkajová, Martin Kučerka, Lubos Krišťák, Rastislav Igaz 7481-7495
Seasoning Poplar (Populus maximowiczii × Populus nigra ´Max 4-5´) Wood Using Evapotranspiration PDF
Václav Štícha, Jan Macků, Daniel Zahradník, Radomír Klvač, Ondřej Nuhlíček, Daniel Ruman 7496-7507
Evaluation of Three Kinds of Nutshell with Respect to Utilization as Culture Media PDF
Jinping Zhang, Yue Ying, Xuebin Li, Xiaohua Yao 7508-7518
Fluorescent Sodium Alginate Applied to Papermaking Furnish with Polyamideamine Epichlorohydrin PDF
Xiao Ning, Chunli Yao, Lina Guan, Yuanyuan Bai 7519-7533
Forces and Heat Variation Laws of Pine Materials Processing and Microcosmic Characteristics of Surface Damage PDF
Xu Bao, Xiaolei Guo, Pingxiang Cao, Zhaolong Zhu, Minsi Deng 7534-7544
Long-term Isothermal Stability of Deep Eutectic Solvents PDF
Michal Jablonsky, Andrea Skulcova, Ales Haz, Jozef Sima, Veronika Majova 7545-7559
Toxic Metals in Paper and Paperboard Food Packagings PDF
Gulnur Mertoglu Elmas, Gamze Çınar 7560-7580
Potential of Veneer Peeled from Young Eucalypts in Laos PDF
Benoit Belleville, Adam Redman, Phouluang Chounlamounty, Vansy Phengthajam, Si Xiong, Latsamy Boupha, Barbara Ozarska 7581-7594
Effects of Volatile Organic Compounds Released by Different Decorative Particleboards on Indoor Air Quality PDF
Liqun Jiang, Jun Shen, Hongwei Li, Qifan Wang, Xiwei Shen 7595-7605
Characterization of Two Novel Bio-based Materials from Pulping Process Side Streams: Ecohelix and CleanFlow Black Lignin PDF
Anna Abbadessa, Petri Oinonen, Gunnar Henriksson 7606-7627
Effect of Gamma Radiation on Compressive Properties of Kevlar/Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunch Hybrid Composites PDF
Siti Madiha Muhammad Amir, Mohamed Thariq Hameed Sultan, Muhammad Jawaid, Ahmad Hamdan Ariffin, Mohamad Ridzuan Ishak, Mohd Reusmazzran Yusof, Shukri Mohd, Khairul Anuar Mohd Salleh 7628-7639
Suspension-polymerized Latex as an Additive for Surface Sizing and Its Effect on Fold Cracking of Coated Paper PDF
Araz Rajabi Abhari, Hak Lae Lee, Kyudeok Oh, Wanhee Im, Jee-Hong Lee, Sooyoung Lee, Songju Kim 7640-7653
Experimental Investigation on Rice Straw Gasification in a Cyclone Gasifier PDF
Worapot Ngamchompoo 7654-7670
Triumfetta cordifolia: A Valuable (African) Source for Biocomposites PDF
Peter Grosser, Carolin Siegel, Christoph Neinhuis, Thea Lautenschlaeger 7671-7682
Influence of Acid on the Curing Process of Tannin-sucrose Adhesives PDF
Shijing Sun, Zhongyuan Zhao 7683-7697
Altered Lignin Content and Composition in Transgenic Populus trichocarpa Results in a Decrease of Modulus of Elasticity PDF
Zachary David Miller, Perry N. Peralta, Phil Mitchell, Vincent L. Chiang, Charles W. Edmunds, Ilona M. Peszlen 7698-7708
Enhancement of the Physical, Mechanical, and Thermal Properties of Epoxy-based Bamboo Nanofiber Nanocomposites PDF
Samsul Rizal, Asniza Mustapha, F. A. T Owolabi, H. P. S. Abdul Khalil, Ying Ying Tye, H. M. Fizree, C. K. Abdullah, U. Seeta Uthaya Kumar, M. T. Paridah 7709-7725
Properties of Thermally Treated Yellow Poplar, Southern Pine, and Eastern Redcedar PDF
Onur Ulker, Fidan Aslanova, Salim Hiziroglu 7726-7737
Screening of High-performance Flocculant-producing Bacteria and Optimization of the Conditions for Flocculation of Wheat Distillery Wastewater PDF
Huan Diao, Lv Mu Li, Jun Liang, Xiaoling Ding 7738-7757
Properties of Particleboards Produced from Various Lignocellulosic Particles PDF
Radosław Mirski, Dorota Dziurka, Aleksandra Banaszak 7758-7765
Hydrogen Production by Anaerobic Digestion from Agave lechuguilla Hydrolysates PDF
Leopoldo J. Rios-González, Thelma K. Morales-Martínez, Gabriela G. Hernández-Enríquez, José A. Rodríguez-de la Garza, Mayela Moreno-Dávila 7766-7779
Utilization of Cellulose Micro/Nanofibrils as Paper Additive for the Manufacturing of Security Paper PDF
Tae Ung Park, Ji Young Lee, Hae Min Jo, Kyung Min Kim 7780-7791
Estimation of Acid-Hydrolyzed Cellulose Fiber Size Distribution with Exponential and Rosin-Rammler (R-R) Laws PDF
Weijiang Duan, Zhong Liu, Pengtao Liu, Lanfeng Hui 7792-7804
Effects of Hydrothermal Reaction of Sulfuric Acid Lignin from Cryptomeria japonica for Industrial Utilization PDF
Qiang Liu, Yasuyuki Matsushita, Dan Aoki, Sachie Yagami, Kazuhiko Fukushima 7805-7825
Management Practices and Aboveground Biomass Production Patterns of Rhizophora apiculata Plantation: Study from a Mangrove Area in Samut Songkram Province, Thailand PDF
Md. Kamrul Hassan, Vipak Jintana, Suvi Kuittinen, Ari Pappinen 7826-7850
Mild Acid Hydrolysis of Rice Straw for Highly Efficient Methane Generation with Hydrolysates PDF
Dianlong Wang, Hao Shi, Ya Xin, Yanlin Zhang, Ping Ai, Xiangqian Li 7851-7863
Application of Amphoteric Polyacrylamide Solely or with the Combination of Cationic Starch for Paper Strength Improvement PDF
Peipei Wang, Yangyang Zhu, Xiaoyan Wang, Xinyu Zhang, Wenyuan Zhu, Chunli Yao, Junlong Song 7864-7872
High Yield Production of 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural from Carbohydrates Over Phosphated TiO2-SiO2 Heterogeneous Catalyst PDF
Chao Wang, Qilin Zhang, Tingting You, Bo Wang, Hongqi Dai, Feng Xu 7873-7885
Effect of Different Nanoparticle Treatments on the Decay Resistance of Wood PDF
Miklós Bak, Róbert Németh 7886-7899
Molecular Dynamics Study on Mechanical Properties of Cellulose with Air/Nitrogen Diffusion Behavior PDF
Wei Wang, Yunting Wang, Xinning Li 7900-7910
Lignocellulosic Film as a Valid Tool to Investigate Inhibitions to Cellulose Enzymatic Hydrolysis PDF
Mengjie Li, Haoxiang Ni, Fei Li, Hongbo Yu 7911-7921
Economic Benefits Analysis of Barbecue Bamboo Charcoal Plants at Different Production Scales in the Fujian Province of China PDF
Tao Zhang, Hongzhong Xiang, Fang Liang, Wanhe Hu, Xiaomeng Yang, Bingbing Mi, Ge Wang, Benhua Fei, Zhijia Liu 7922-7934
Preparation and Mechanical Properties of Lignocellulosic Composite Films Based on Poplar Wood Flour and Waste Filter Paper PDF
Zuju Shu, Jie Song, Yan Yuan, Jiawei Chen, Sa Zhang, Lili Huang, Shengquan Liu 7935-7943
Isolation and Characterization of Microfibrillated Cellulose from Agro-industrial Soybean Residue (Okara) PDF
Peiyi Li, Yumeng Wang, Qingqing Hou, Xinping Li 7944-7956
Organic Solvent Isolation and Structural Characterization of Willow Lignin PDF
Yinglong Wu, Haroon A. M. Saeed, Tengfei Li, Gaojin Lyu, Zhiwei Wang, Yu Liu, Guihua Yang, Lucian A. Lucia 7957-7968
Chlorine-Free Method for the Oxidation of Residual Aldehydes on TEMPO-Oxidized Cellulose PDF
Jaka Levanič, Ida Poljanšek, Primož Oven 7969-7982
Preparation and Characterization of Wood-based Pre-oxidized Precursors and Activated Carbon Microspheres PDF
Junbo Shang, Jian Lin, Guangjie Zhao 7983-7997
Longitudinal and Tangential Coefficients of Chip Compression in Orthogonal Wood Cutting PDF
Kristijan Radmanović, Igor Đukić, Miran Merhar, Branimir Šafran, Matija Jug, Ružica Beljo Lučić 7998-8011
Molecular Identification of Rhizospheric Thermo-halotolerant Aspergillus terreus and its Correlation to Sustainable Agriculture PDF
Tarek M. Abdel-Ghany, Mohamed M. Alawlaqi 8012-8023
Depolymerization of Lignin to Produce Monophenols and Oligomers Using a Novel Ni/Ce-CNT Catalyst PDF
Qiaozhi Ma, Qiyu Liu, Xiaomeng Dou, Wenzhi Li, We Fan, Minghou Liu 8024-8040
Thermal Analysis of Granulometry Selected Wood Dust Particles PDF
Iveta Marková, Emilia Hroncova, Jan Tomaskin, Ivana Turekova 8041-8060
Preparation and Characterization of Phenol-Formaldehyde Resins Modified with Alkaline Rice Straw Lignin PDF
Nour Eddine El Mansouri, Qiaolong Yuan, Farong Huang 8061-8075
Quantitative Anatomical Characteristics of Compression Wood, Lateral Wood, and Opposite Wood in the Stem Wood of Ginkgo biloba L. PDF
Byantara Darsan Purusatama, Nam Hun Kim 8076-8088
Production of Layered Wood Composites with a Time-Saving Layer-By-Layer Addition PDF
Aneta Gumowska, Anita Wronka, Piotr Borysiuk, Eduardo Robles, Conrad Sala, Grzegorz Kowaluk 8089-8099
Improved Interfacial Interaction between Wood and Styrene with the Help of Organically Modified Nanoclay PDF
Md. Tipu Sultan, Md. Rezaur Rahman, Sinin Hamdan, Md. Faruk Hossen, Amaliah Binti Mazlan 8100-8112
In Silico Generation of Laccase Mutants from Lacc 6 of Pleurotus ostreatus and Bacterial Enzymes PDF
Rubén Díaz, Mercado-Flores Yuridia, Gerardo Díaz-Godínez, Leonardo Herrera-Zúñiga, Jorge Álvarez-Cervantes, Miguel Angel Anducho-Reyes 8113-8131
Deconstruction and Dissolving of a Fibrous Sodium Carboxymethyl Cellulose Network in a Water Solution PDF
Hongjie Zhang, Yufeng Hou, Pinyu Yu, Wenhui Zhang, Qun Li 8132-8142
Relationship Between the Thermal Conductivity and Mechanical Properties of Uludağ Fir and Black Poplar PDF
Cemal Özcan, Mustafa Korkmaz 8143-8154
Stiffness of Rapeseed Sawdust Polypropylene Composite and Its Suitability as a Building Material PDF
Fernando Julián, Manel Alcalà, Miquel A. Chamorro-Trenado, Miquel F. Llop, Fabiola Vilaseca, Pere Mutjé 8155-8167
The Influence of CO2 Laser Beam Power Output and Scanning Speed on Surface Quality of Norway Maple (Acer platanoides) PDF
Lidia Gurau, Adrian Petru 8168-8183
Prediction of Fiber Quality Using Refining Parameters in Medium-density Fiberboard Production via the Support Vector Machine Algorithm PDF
Yunbo Gao, Jun Hua, Guangwei Chen, Liping Cai, Na Jia, Liangkuan Zhu 8184-8197
Using High Pressure Processing for Bioconversion of Hazelnut Shells to Generate Fermentable Sugars PDF
Sibel Uzuner 8198-8208
Consolidated Bioprocessing Using Clostridium thermocellum and Thermoanaerobacterium thermosaccharolyticum Co-culture for Enhancing Ethanol Production from Corn Straw PDF
Jian Pang, Min Hao, Yongli Li, Jianguo Liu, Hui Lan, Yongfeng Zhang, Qiancheng Zhang, Zhanying Liu 8209-8221
Parameters of Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) in Wooden Houses PDF
Martin Sviták, Karel Krontorád, Jan Kropáček, Luďka Hlásková, Aleš Solař 8222-8238
Impact Moderation of Power Transmission Lines on the Environment by the Shielding of Trees PDF
Hongwei Zhou, Ling Ma, Liping Sun, Hongjv Zhou, Desheng Liu, Liping Cai 8239-8250
Effect of Ethylene Oxide Sterilization and Accelerated Ageing on the Physical and Mechanical Properties of Beech, Oak, and Elm Wood: Part 1 PDF
Daniela Tesařová, Alena Capíková, Eva Jeřábková, Petr Čech, Adam Ekielski, Pawan Kumar Mishra 8251-8262
On the Machinability of Medium Density Fiberboard by Drilling PDF
Krzysztof Szwajka, Tomasz Trzepiecinski 8263-8278
Kinetics of the Bioproduction of Succinic Acid by Actinobacillus succinogenes from Oil Palm Lignocellulosic Hydrolysate in a Bioreactor PDF
Abdullah Amru Indera Luthfi, Jamaliah Md Jahim, Shuhaida Harun, Jian Ping Tan, Shareena Fairuz Abdul Manaf, Siti Syazwani Mohd Shah 8279-8294
The Effect of Fiberboard Modification on Adhesion Strength to Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Sheets or Eastern Beech (Fagus orientalis L.) Veneers PDF
Adem Kara, Mehmet Budakçı, Osman Camlıbel 8295-8309
Mechanical and Crash Performance of Unidirectional Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunch Fibre-reinforced Polypropylene Composite PDF
Cik Suhana Hassan, Veyvein Durai, Salit Mohd Sapuan, Nuraini Abdul Aziz, Mohd Zuhri Mohamed Yusoff 8310-8328
Synthesis and Properties of Collagen Surface-sizing Agent Modified by Epoxy Compound PDF
Xuechuan Wang, Ke Chen, Wei Li, Keke Xue 8329-8341
Surface Characteristics of Scots Pine Veneers Produced with a Peeling Process in Industrial Conditions PDF
Agnieszka Laskowska, Paweł Kozakiewicz, Marcin Zbieć, Patrycja Zatoń, Sylwia Oleńska, Piotr Beer 8342-8357
Optimization of Culture Conditions for Production of Cellulase by Stenotrophomonas maltophilia PDF
Carlos Eduardo Molina Guerrero, Guadalupe de la Rosa, Jaquelina Gonzalez Castañeda, Yazmín Sánchez, Hiram Castillo-Michel, Idania Valdez-Vazquez, Edgar Balcazar, Iván Salmerón 8358-8372

Review Articles (Peer Reviewed)

Lignin Modifications and Perspectives towards Applications of Phenolic Foams: A Review PDF
Carolina Londoño Zuluaga, Jing Du, Hou-Min Chang, Hasan Jameel, Ronalds Wilfredo Gonzalez
Recovery of Inorganic Compounds from Spent Alkaline Pulping Liquor by Eutectic Freeze Crystallization and Supporting Unit Operations: A Review PDF
Martin A. Hubbe, Emily M. A. Becheleni, Alison E. Lewis, Edward M. Peters, Weixing Gan, Guanzai Nong, Sujata Mandal, Sheldon Q. Shi
Conventional Technology and Nanotechnology in Wood Preservation: A Review PDF
Teck-Jin Teng, Mohamad Nasir Mat Arip, Kumar Sudesh, Anna Nemoikina, Zaihan Jalaludin, Eng-Poh Ng, Hooi-Ling Lee


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