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Definition: Wood residues (including wood for agglomerates)


The volume of roundwood that is left over after the production of wood products in the wood processing industry (in other words, processing residues) and that has not been reduced to chips or particles. It includes sawmill rejects, slabs, edgings and trimmings, veneer log cores, veneer rejects, sawdust, residues from carpentry and joinery production and agglomerated products such as logs, briquettes, pellets or similar forms <a href=""></a> <a href=""><a href="" target="_blank">UNECE/FAO/Eurostat/ITTO, Joint Forest Sector Questionnaire (2010), Definitions</a></a>
European Commission (Eurostat), "Forestry in the EU and the world - A statistical portrait", Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg , 2011