Products from our forests - some you see, others you don't

medium_power-pole_0.JPG It is amazing to think of the many ways timber is being used today - in things such as beauty products, gels for back pain, hip replacement material and even in spacecraft.
Many experts claim that bioproducts and biochemicals produced from wood are some of the most promising products of the future. Some examples: nanocelluloses produced from wood are being used to improve the performance of high value products such as cosmetics , filters to capture carbon dioxide or in super hard coatings for the aerospace industry.

Wood is everywhere and forest sector innovation plays an important role in the transformation to a green bio-based economy. Almost all power poles are sourced from timber grown and sustainably harvested on the NSW North Coast

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