Gold medal to forest products researchers

An instrument that allows fast, non-destructive wood testing has won its developers the CSIRO Chairman’s gold Medal for the year 2001. SilviScan allows the rapid analysis of wood samples to determine the optimum and most valuable end use of the wood without destroying trees. It can predict paper properties, or the strength of sawn timber from tree structure

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