Green lumber

green lumber

[′grēn ¦ləm·bər]
(materials)
Freshly sawed lumber, before drying.

Green lumber

Boards cut from green or unseasoned logs; lumber that has not been dried or seasoned with a moisture content over 20 percent.

green lumber

Lumber which has not been dried or seasoned.
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So many other builders know there is a big mold concern on green lumber, but they continue to build the same way and with the same materials, expecting a different result," stated Steve Conboy, Eco Building Products, Inc.
freshly cut, green lumber with living host cells) is primarily colonized by blue stain species and very few molds, including most commonly Trichoderma (Williams et al.
To prevent the spread of infestation, the state Department of Conservation and Recreation is prohibiting residents and businesses from transferring live beetles and yard waste, including branches, leaves, firewood, logs, stumps, roots and green lumber, from within the regulated area.
If we had to rely on just cutting straight timber or shipping green lumber out, we likely would not be able to expand or afford new stuff.
Total cubic volume of wood fiber in logs processed by sawmills was assumed to equal the cubic volume of finished green lumber, plus the cubic volume of coarse residue, sawdust, and planer shavings from the log.
The list covers firewood, logs, stumps, roots, branches, leaves and green lumber from host trees.
The company's Monticello, KY, facility processes green lumber through to white wood frames and doors and is essentially two plants: dimension and component.
The Ignace mill will produce rough, green lumber which will be kiln dried and planed by the new plant at Fort William.
The decrease is due to lower margins primarily on logs, green lumber and kiln-dried lumber.
For this article, we segmented the primary lumber into six hardwood lumber product groups: green lumber, KD lumber, crossties, pallets, other, and not specified (Table 3).
A federal Emerald Ash Borer quarantine restricts moving ash nursery stock, green lumber, and any other ash material, including logs, stumps, roots and branches, from the state.