forest biomaterials

Feb 12, 2019

Paper and Valentine’s Day, The Perfect Match

Valentine’s Day is all about the exchange of cards and love notes, so it’s no surprise that the demand for paper is high on this holiday.

Dec 13, 2018

Zac Guy – 2018 Distinguished Alumnus of the Year

Zac Guy, a 2001 graduate in Pulp and Paper Science and Technology, leveraged his degree to become a national leader in wood-based green building materials.

Sep 18, 2018

Out of the Classroom and Into the Field

From DC to China to right here on campus, students in the Department of Forest Biomaterials got out of the classroom and into the field this summer to put their knowledge to work and gain hand-on experience.

Sep 11, 2018

Student Spotlight: Matt Kollman

Forest Biomaterials doctoral student Matt Kollman interned at RTI International.

Sep 4, 2018

Niambé James is Here to Make the World More Sustainable

This year’s incoming class is the largest NC State has ever welcomed, with the strongest academic credentials to boot. Meet Niambé James. Inspired by a trip to Sierra Leone, she aims to help eliminate plastic by studying sustainable material and technology.

Aug 28, 2018

Student Spotlight: Garnett Bullock

Sustainable Materials and Technology major Garnett Bullock applies his background in materials science to his many varied internships and hands-on experiences.

Aug 14, 2018

Student Spotlight: Mary Paz Alvarez Valverde

Sustainable Materials and Technology major Mary Paz Alvarez Valverde attended the International GreenBuilding Conference and Expo with support from the CNR Enrichment Fund.

Jul 30, 2018

What’s in Your Laundry?

Dr. Richard Venditti has partnered with Cotton Incorporated and the Australian government's Cotton Research and Development Corporation to discover what happens to small particles of cotton, polyester, rayon and blends that are released during the washing of our clothes.

Jul 25, 2018

An Engineer’s Journey from Pulp and Paper to Personal Care

Alumnus Jacob Vrooman received a scholarship from the Paper Science and Engineering program that led to an internship after just one semester, that changed his life.

May 16, 2018

Goodnight Scholars Program Announces Transfer Class of 2021

Fifteen transfer students receive Goodnight Scholarships, including Paper Science and Engineering major Maria Salazar.