What is Equilibrium Moisture Content and why is it important?

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In many different industries that involve the use of wood or other hygroscopic materials, you might hear the term “EMC” mentioned from time to time. While industry veterans are intimately familiar with this term, to those who are new to the woodworking, flooring, or restoration industries, this term might be unfamiliar.

So, what is EMC, and why is it important to anyone who works with wood on a regular basis?

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