Sustainable Paraffin Usage in Wood-Based Panel Production: Industry Challenges and Emerging Innovations

The wood-based panel industry has experienced significant growth in recent years, driven by the rising demand for eco-friendly building materials. However, this expansion has also introduced various challenges, particularly in terms of sustainable paraffin usage. Paraffin plays a crucial role in wood panel production, offering water absorption resistance and ensuring the quality and durability of the final product. This article will explore the industry challenges related to sustainable paraffin usage and how emerging innovations, such as on-site paraffin production technologies, are helping address these issues.