Wood-based textiles & modern wood buildings

Knowledge to Action 6

Timokleia Orfanidou, Mariana Hassegawa, Pekka Leskinen, Herbert Sixta, Pekka Oinas, Giuseppe Cardellini
Published on



This EFI report on wood-based textile fibres and modern wood buildings is based on comparative life cycle assessment (LCA) studies and interviews with experts. The authors present the foreseen technological developments that support the development of wood-based fibres and modern wood buildings towards environmental sustainability. They also provide insight into the limitations to the development of wood-based textile fibres and modern wood buildings.   

Recommended citation: Orfanidou, T., Hassegawa, M., Leskinen, P., Sixta, H., Oinas, P., Cardellini, G. 2023. Wood-based textiles & modern wood buildings. Knowledge to Action 6, European Forest Institute. https://doi.org/10.36333/k2a06