Beech Steamed (Back to Sawn Hardwoods)
A straight grained wood, with fine even texture .Turns well ,glues readily and takes stains and polish satisfactorily. It is common to steam beech in its green condition ,which changes its colour permanently to pink or light red.
| Forestry practices can make a significant contribution by reducing greenhouse gas emissions through increasing the amount of carbon removed from the atmosphere by the national forest estate, by burning wood for fuel, and by using wood as a substitute for energy-intensive materials such as concrete and steel. |