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CWSF 2005 - Vancouver, British Columbia

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Philip Schmidt

Corn Board
Region:Victoria County
City:Woodville, ON
School:Fenelon Falls Secondary School
Abstract:As the rate of deforestation increases, a new fibre is needed to replace wood. Corn residue is a viable alternative. Every year millions of tonnes of corn stover are left in the field to decay. Replicating the procedure used to create wood based particleboard, a corn based particleboard can be produced.

Awards Value
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Award
Sponsor: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
$1 000.00
Honourable Mention - Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical Sciences
Sponsor: Rx&D Health Research Foundation
Total$1 100.00