Allergies/Toxicity:Besides the standard health risks associated with any type of wood dust, no further health reactions have been associated with Yellow Box, though several other species within the Eucalyptus genus have been reported to cause various allergic reactions. See the articlesWood Allergies and ToxicityandWood Dust Safetyfor more information.
Pricing/Availability: Generally available in burl caps, sawn burl blocks, and small pieces of figured timber. Prices are high: on par with other imported solid-wood burl products.
Sustainability:This wood species is not listed in the CITES Appendices or on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.
Common Uses: Turned objects, knife and gun grips, and small specialty objects.