CHE5160 - The pulp and paper industry
4 points, SCA Band 2, 0.0833333 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Engineering
Leader(s): Prof G Garnier; Dr W Shen
Clayton First semester 2009 (On-campus block of classes)
Resource location, species types, harvesting, constraints, forest management, silviculture, forest industry structure. Alternative uses for resources, non-wood resources, recycled paper. Wood morphology and chemical composition. Pulping. Review of pulping processes used in Australia. Markets for pulp and paper.
Internal (department) assessment.