Vol 12, No 3 (2017)

Table of Contents

Editorials (Opinion Pieces)

Reflecting in the Woods: Can it Help to Enhance the Formulation of (our) Research Questions? PDF
Charles Odilichukwu R. Okpala 4490-4494
Book Review: Fabriano: City of Medieval and Renaissance Papermaking – The First 500 Years PDF
Olivia M. Lenahan 4495-4496
Book Review of an Open Textbook – Sustainability: A Comprehensive Foundation PDF
Martin A. Hubbe 4497-4499

Research Articles (Peer Reviewed)

Characterization of Tectona grandis Extractives by GC-MS and IR and their Infusion into Rubberwood to Modify Dimensional Stability PDF
Tongtong Li, Guanjun Li, Quanji Lu, Jiannan Zhou, Min Li, Shixin Zhang, Jianing Li 4500-4514
Rapid and Complete Dissolution of Softwood Biomass in Tetra-n-butylphosphonium Hydroxide with Hydrogen Peroxide PDF
Hajime Yamada, Hisashi Miyafuji, Hiroyuki Ohno, Tatsuhiko Yamada 4515-4526
Decay Resistance of Acetic, Propionic, and Butyric Anhydrides Modified Rubberwood Against Brown Rot (Coniophora puteana) PDF
Nuraishah Hassan, Norul Hisham Hamid, Mohammad Jawaid, Paridah Md. Tahir, Salmiah Ujang 4527-4546
Valorization of Waste Streams from Deinked Pulp Mills through Anaerobic Digestion of Deinking Sludge PDF
Friedrich Steffen, Ron Janzon, Frank Wenig, Bodo Saake 4547-4566
Optimization of Pilot Scale Mechanical Disk Refining for Improvements in Enzymatic Digestibility of Pretreated Hardwood Lignocellulosics PDF
Brandon W. Jones, Richard Venditti, Sunkyu Park, Hasan Jameel 4567-4593
Analysis of Phenolic Compounds in Empty Fruit Bunches in Oyster Mushroom Cultivation and in Vermicomposting PDF
Ahmad Naim Ahmad Yahaya, Md. Sohrab Hossain, Robert Edyvean 4594-4605
Assessment of the Growth and Fruiting of 19 Oyster Mushroom Strains for Indoor Cultivation on Lignocellulosic Wastes PDF
Olena Myronycheva, Iryna Bandura, Nina Bisko, Andrii P. Gryganskyi, Olov Karlsson 4606-4626
Enhanced Biogas Yield of Chinese Herbal Medicine Extraction Residue by Hydrothermal Pretreatment PDF
Ming Wang, Yanlin Zhang, Shuiping Yan, Baojun Yi, Wenjuan Niu, Qiaoxia Yuan 4627-4638
Catalytic Stepwise Pyrolysis of Technical Lignin PDF
Lupeng Shao, Tingting You, Chao Wang, Guihua Yang, Feng Xu, Lucian Lucia 4639-4651
Comparison of the Physicochemical Characteristics of Bio-char Pyrolyzed from Moso Bamboo and Rice Husk with Different Pyrolysis Temperatures PDF
Yimeng Zhang, Zhongqing Ma, Qisheng Zhang, Jiayao Wang, Qianqiang Ma, Youyou Yang, Xiping Luo, Weigang Zhang 4652-4669
Compounding Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunch/Cotton Fiber Hybrid Reinforced Poly(lactic acid) Biocomposites Aiming For High-temperature Packaging Applications PDF
Utai Meekum, Pantip Kingchang 4670-4689
Shear Capacity of Stud-Groove Connector in Glulam-concrete Composite Structure PDF
Lan Xie, Guojing He, Xiaodong (Alice) Wang, Per Johan Gustafsson, Roberto Crocetti, Liping Chen, Li Li, Wenhui Xie 4690-4706
Thermal and Kinetic Behaviors of Fallen Leaves and Waste Tires Using Thermogravimetric Analysis PDF
Shukai Shi, Xiaoyan Zhou, Weimin Chen, Xin Wang, Thiphuong Nguyen, Minzhi Chen 4707-4721
Effects of Fiber Surface Treatments on the Properties of Wood Fiber–Phenolic Foam Composites PDF
Yufeng Ma, Chunpeng Wang, Fuxiang Chu 4722-4736
Hybridization Improves Inhibitor Tolerance of Xylose-fermenting Saccharomyces cerevisiae PDF
He Liu, Jia-Qing Zhu, Xia Li, Hui-Ze Li, Lei Qin, Hao Li, Xin Wang, Xue Bai, Wen-Chao Li, Bing-Zhi Li, Ying-Jin Yuan 4737-4753
Impact of Trucking Network Flow on Preferred Biorefinery Locations in the Southern United States PDF
Timothy M. Young, Lee D. Han, James H. Perdue, Stephanie R. Hargrove, Frank M. Guess, Xia Huang, Chung-Hao Chen 4754-4775
Characterization of a Novel Laccase-producing Bacillus sp. A4 and its Application in Miscanthus Degradation PDF
Haipeng Guo, Chaoyang Lin, Shihui Wang, Dean Jiang, Bingsong Zheng, Yun Liu, Wensheng Qin 4776-4794
Rice Husk Char/Poly-(Acrylic Acid-co-acrylamide) Superabsorbent Hydrogels: Preparation, Characterization, and Swelling Behaviors PDF
Xin Pan, Xiao-Wei Zhuang, Shun-Wei Chen 4795-4809
Effect of Desulfonation of Lignosulfonate on the Properties of Poly(Lactic Acid)/Lignin Composites PDF
Hanzhou Ye, Yang Zhang, Zhiming Yu 4810-4829
Hydrogen Production from Steam Reforming of Acetic Acid over Ni-Fe/Palygorskite Modified with Cerium PDF
Yishuang Wang, Mingqiang Chen, Jie Yang, Shaomin Liu, Zhonglian Yang, Jun Wang, Tian Liang 4830-4853
Relationship between Paper Whiteness and Color Reproduction in Inkjet Printing PDF
Guichun Hu, Shiyu Fu, Fuqing Chu, Maohai Lin 4854-4866
Refining, Dewatering, and Paper Properties of Soda-anthraquinone (Soda/AQ) Pulp from Rice Straw PDF
Sicheng Shao, Chuzhu Wu, Keli Chen 4867-4880
The Effect of Selected Technical, Technological, and Material Factors on the Size of Juvenile Poplar Wood Chips Generated during Face Milling PDF
Marek Vančo, Zuzana Jamberová, Štefan Barcík, Milan Gaff, Hana Čekovská, Lukáš Kaplan 4881-4896
Biosynthesis, Characterization, and Antibacterial Activity of Silver Nanoparticles Produced from Rice Straw Biomass PDF
Jinmeng Li, Qinqin Ma, Huanhuan Shao, Xia Zhou, Hongmei Xia, Jie Xie 4897-4911
Renewable Material-derived Biochars for the Efficient Removal of 2,4-Dichlorophen from Aqueous Solution: Adsorption/Desorption Mechanisms PDF
Liqiang Cui, Tianming Chen, Guixiang Quan, Bo Xiao, Yurong Ma, Mei Pan, Yang Liu, Benzhi Liu, Chuntao Yin, Jinlong Yan, Xiangyun Han, Cheng Ding, Jun Cui, Mengjie Bian, Qaiser Hussain 4912-4925
Utilization of Sweet Sorghum Juice for Efficient 2,3-Butanediol Production by Serratia marcescens H30 PDF
Jun Yuan, Yuan-Zhi He, Ze-Wang Guo, Hui-Fang Gao, Fan-Bing Chen, Li-Zhi Li, Yong-Yu Li, Liao-Yuan Zhang 4926-4942
Effect of Amine Functionalization and Ageing on Copper and Boron Leaching from Wood Preservatives Grafted to Siloxane Networks PDF
Sabrina Palanti, Francesca Vignali, Lisa Elviri, Camilla Lucchetti, Claudio Mucchino, Giovanni Predieri 4943-4957
Cellulose-lignin and Xylan-lignin Interactions and the Formation of Lignin-derived Phenols in Pyrolysis Oil PDF
Ziyun Liu, Lihong Wang, Yongjian Zhang, Yongjun Li, Zhihe Li, Hongzhen Cai 4958-4971
Preparation of Cellulose Nanofibers Reinforced Polyether-b-Amide Nanocomposite PDF
Hassan Ziaei Tabari, Habibollah Khademieslam, Behzad Bazyar, Amir Nourbakhsh, Amir Homan Hemmasi 4972-4985
Effects of Density, Cellulose Nanofibrils Addition Ratio, Pressing Method, and Particle Size on the Bending Properties of Wet-formed Particleboard PDF
Weiqi Leng, John F. Hunt, Mehdi Tajvidi 4986-5000
Catalytic Depolymerization of Alkali Lignin in Sub- and Super-critical Ethanol PDF
Daliang Guo, Bei Liu, Yanjun Tang, Junhua Zhang, XinXing Xia, Shuhua Tong 5001-5016
Swelling of Cellulosic Porous Materials - Mathematical Description and Verification PDF
Anton Geffert, Ondrej Vacek, Andrej Jankech, Jarmila Geffertová, Miloslav Milichovský 5017-5030
Preparation and Characterization of Cellulose Nanofibrils with Varying Chemical Compositions PDF
Chan-Woo Park, Song-Yi Han, Hyun-Woo Namgung, Pureun-narae Seo, Sun-Young Lee, Seung-Hwan Lee 5031-5044
Effect of Alkali Pectinase Pretreatment on Bagasse Soda-Anthraquinone Pulp PDF
Xiuyu Liu, Yan Jiang, Qiuxia Xie, Shuangxi Nie, Xueping Song 5045-5056
Composite Paper Sheet Containing TiO2-diatomite for Removing Phenol in Aqueous Solution PDF
Jingzheng Weng, Renhui Qiu, Lihui Chen 5057-5070
Flame Retardant Properties of Laminated Bamboo Lumber Treated with Monoammonium Phosphate (MAP) and Boric acid/Borax (SBX) Compounds PDF
Xiao-Bei Jin, Ze-Hui Jiang, Xu-Wen Wen, Rong Zhang, Dao-Chun Qin 5071-5085


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