The Food Files

Some Properties of Scrim Lumber Manufactured from Eastern Redcedar

January 21, 2020

In this episode of The Food Files, Salim Hiziroglu, FAPC wood products specialist, discusses some properties of scrim lumber manufactured from eastern redcedar. It is well known that eastern redcedar as an invasive species in Oklahoma is creating a significant ecological problem. The objective of this research is to determine both physical and mechanical properties of eastern redcedar so further steps can be taken to convert this invasive species into value-added products such as scrim lumber.