Wood off-cuts are a by-product of wood cut into the required length in sawmills or log wood sorting businesses. Wood off-cuts are also produced through the cutting of trimmed timber in sawmills or wood working companies. Due to the multitude of origins, wood off-cuts can come in varying shapes and sizes. Wood off-cuts are mainly used for the production of chipboards and wood material boards. Additionally wood off-cuts are chopped and prepared as firewood for private users.