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 11, No 2 (2016)

Table of Contents

Editorials (Opinion Pieces)

Enzymatic Pretreatment during 15th to 18th Century Papermaking in Europe PDF
Timothy Barrett 2964-2967
The Artistic Possibilities of Cellulosic Fibers PDF
Chery Cratty 2968-2971

Research Articles (Peer Reviewed)

Lignin-based Foams: Production Process and Characterization PDF
Gianluca Tondi, Martin Link, Christian Kolbitsch, Johannes Gavino, Paul Luckeneder, Alexander Petutschnigg, Richard Herchl, Charlie Van Doorslaer 2972-2986
Mixing Bleached White Poplar and Wheat Straw Chemimechanical Pulps to Improve the Mechanical and Optical Characteristics PDF
Afshin Veisi, Saeed Mahdavi 2987-2997
Optimization of Biobutanol Production from Poplar Wood Hydrolysate using a Mutant of Clostridium saccharobutylicum PDF
Qiye Wang, Chao Zhang, Li Lu, Rui Yao, Shaodong Xu, Yiqiang Wang 2998-3012
Effect of Alkaline Peroxide Pre-treatment on Microfibrillated Cellulose from Oil Palm Fronds Rachis Amenable for Pulp and Paper and Bio-composite Production PDF
Abdul Wahab Taiwo Owolabi, Ghazali Arniza, Wanrosli wan Daud, Abbas F. M. Alkharkhi 3013-3026
Tensile Properties Along the Grains of Earlywood and Latewood of Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) in Dry and Wet State PDF
Edward Roszyk, Waldemar Moliński, Michał Kamiński 3027-3037
Chromium(VI) Removal by Fe(III)-loaded Succinylated Mercerized Cellulose from Aqueous Solution PDF
Xiaokun Sun, Zhen Wang, Yu Liu, Guihua Yang 3038-3048
Pine Wood Treated with a Citric Acid and Glycerol Mixture: Biomaterial Performance Improved by a Bio-byproduct PDF
Gatien Geraud Essoua Essoua, Pierre Blanchet, Veronic Landry, Robert Beauregard 3049-3072
Direct Preparation of Hollow Nanospheres with Kraft Lignin: A Facile Strategy for Effective Utilization of Biomass Waste PDF
Hao Li, Yonghong Deng, Jiaqi Liang, Yi Dai, Bo Li, Yuan Ren, Xueqing Qiu, Chunli Li 3073-3083
Synthesis of Mesoporous TiO2 Induced by Nano-Cellulose and Its Photocatalytic Properties PDF
Wei Wang, Jinpeng Wang, Xiaomeng Shi, Zhe Yu, Zhe Song, Liang Dong, Guiquan Jiang, Shiyan Han 3084-3093
Production of 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural from Fructose Catalyzed by Sulfonated Bamboo-Derived Carbon Prepared by Simultaneous Carbonization and Sulfonation PDF
Zhongquan Shen, Ximeng Yu, Jizhong Chen 3094-3109
Effects of Removal of Chemical Components on Moisture Adsorption by Wood PDF
Haizhen Zhou, Ruo Xu, Erni Ma 3110-3122
Employment Changes in U.S. Hardwood Lumber Consuming Industries during Economic Expansions and Contractions Since 1991 PDF
William G. Luppold, Matthew S. Bumgardner 3123-3135
Sulphate Removal from Water by Carbon Residue from Biomass Gasification: Effect of Chemical Modification Methods on Sulphate Removal Efficiency PDF
Hanna Runtti, Sari Tuomikoski, Teija Kangas, Toivo Kuokkanen, Jaakko Rämö, Ulla Lassi 3136-3152
Technological and Thermal Properties of Thermoplastic Composites Filled with Heat-treated Alder Wood PDF
Mürşit Tufan, Türker Güleç, Emrah Peşman, Nadir Ayrilmis 3153-3164
Cloning, Purification, and Characterization of a Thermostable β-Glucosidase from Thermotoga thermarum DSM 5069 PDF
Lingfeng Long, Hao Shi, Xun Li, Yu Zhang, Jingguang Hu, Fei Wang 3165-3177
Preparation and Characterization of Activated Carbon Fibers from Liquefied Wood by ZnCl2 Activation PDF
Zhigao Liu, Yuxiang Huang, Guangjie Zhao 3178-3190
Characterization of Lignins from Sugarcane Bagasse Pretreated with Green Liquor Combined with Ethanol and Hydrogen Peroxide PDF
Ziyuan Zhou, Yi Cheng, Weiming Zhang, Jianxin Jiang, Fuhou Lei 3191-3203
Xylanase-Aided Chlorine Dioxide Bleaching of Bagasse Pulp to Reduce AOX Formation PDF
Yi Dai, Xueping Song, Cong Gao, Sha He, Shuangxi Nie, Chengrong Qin 3204-3214
Effects of Heat Post-Treatment on Dimensional Stability and Water Absorption Behaviours of Mechanically Densified Uludağ Fir and Black Poplar Woods PDF
Hüseyin Pelit, Mehmet Budakçı, Abdullah Sönmez 3215-3229

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