ULaval, UQAT announce research consortium on wood-based composite panels


Université Laval and Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue have unveiled a new joint research consortium on wood-based composite panels. The consortium aims to provide provincial and national companies with high-level research and innovative solutions for diversifying their sources of raw materials, optimizing their manufacturing processes, and developing new products. ULaval and UQAT will carry out the project alongside le Conseil de l’industrie forestière du Quebec (CIFQ) and the ministère des Ressources naturelles et des Forêts (MRNF). The project has received $4M in combined funding over five years from funding agencies and industry partners.