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Forest products and the environment

Walter S. Kaghan

Forest products and the environment

by Walter S. Kaghan

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Published by American Institute of Chemical Engineers in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Papers presented at the 73rd National meeting of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Minneapolis, 1972.

Statement ed.W.S. Kaghan.
SeriesSymposium series -- NO`133.
ContributionsAmerican Institute ofChemical Engineers.
The Physical Object
Pagination149p.
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20234225M

This book narrates personal stories of people from around the world who have used natural products, in particular Non Timber Forest Products (NTFPs) to come out of poverty. Ending poverty remains a major worldwide challenge and is the number one goal under the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Forest Products Laboratory One Gifford Pinchot Drive Madison, WI Phone: () Fax: () Email.

Non-Timber Forest Products: Medicinal Herbs, Fungi, Edible Fruits and Nuts, and Other Natural Products from the Forest provides a unique analysis of the laws, sociocultural factors, competing political and economic interests, and environmental issues related to wildcrafting. Industries are developing radical, new biotechnology processes to expand and develop their range of products that originate from the world's forests. As a result of the growing understanding of the process involved, biotechnology is also helping reduce any adverse impact on the environment. This book presents a review of specialist research directed towards efficient and environmentally.

  Ecological Sustainability for Non-timber Forest Products book Dynamics and Case Studies of Harvesting Edited By Charlie M. Shackleton, Ashok K. Pandey, Tamara Ticktin. Increasing finance for forest conservation and protection is a priority – particularly at a time when natural systems are coming under demographic, economic and climatic pressure. Although the pace of deforestation has slowed in some regions, the world still loses about million hectares of .


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