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Table 4 Percent distribution of C into primary wood products life cycle stages and disposal pools for British Columbia

From: Forest carbon in North America: annual storage and emissions from British Columbia’s harvest, 1965–2065

Time period To From
   Lumber mills (M LMB ) Chip mills (M C ) Plywood mills (M PLY ) Panel mills (M PNL )
1995-2065 Lumber (PPLMB) 47    
   (45–56)    
  Plywood (PPPLY)    51  
     (51–56)  
  Panels (PPPNL)     84
      (73–95)
  Chips (PPCHP) 35 96.3 24  
   (26–38)   (22–27)  
  Panels mills (MPLY-PNL) 0   16  
   (0–11)   (10–17)  
  Combustion fuel (B) 17.9 3.2 8.5 15.5
   (4–18)   (6–13) (4.5–23)
  Landfill wood (LW j) 0.1 0.5 0.5 0.5
   (0–1)   (0–1) (0–0.5)
Sources for the time period [24] [[20, 2527], B Lippke 2010 pers comm.] [28] [9, 29, 30] [3133]
1980–1994 Lumber (PPLMB) 44    
  Plywood (PPPLY)    50  
  Chips (PPCHP) 32 78 16  
     (16–41)  
  Combustion fuel (B) 23 21 32  
     (7–32)  
  Dump wood (DW) 1 1 2  
Sources for the time period   [25] Linear interpolation [21, 30, 3436]  
1965–1979 Lumber (PPLMB) 40    
   (30–47)    
  Plywood (PPPLY)    50  
  Chips (PPCHP) 29 60 16  
   (20–40) (53–84) (16–41)  
  Combustion fuel (B) 29 38 32  
   (18–36) (14–45) (7–32)  
  Dump wood (DW) 2 2 2  
Sources for the time period   [21, 30, 3538] [34] [21, 30, 3436]  
  1. Brackets include the minimum and maximum in the underlying source data.