Hygrothermal behaviour of flax shives used as insulation material in an attic of a traditional house

Western Europe area is one of the world regions where traditionally flax is grown. Whether in France or Belgium, flax is mainly used for the production of fabrics. When separating the different components of the plant, small woody elements called shives which represented about 50% of the production,...

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Main Authors: Brachelet Franck, Asli Mounir, Antczak Emmanuel, Brue Flore, Defer Didier, Lucas Alain
Format: Article
Published: EDP Sciences 2020-01-01
Series:MATEC Web of Conferences
Online Access:https://www.matec-conferences.org/articles/matecconf/pdf/2020/03/matecconf_icome2017-2018_01017.pdf