plastic wood

plastic wood

[′plas·tik ′wu̇d]
(materials)
Wood flour or wood cellulose compounded with a synthetic resin of high molecular weight; it is adhesive but does not penetrate wood, and is used to fill cavities or seams in wood products.

plastic wood

A paste of wood flour, synthetic resin, and a volatile solvent; used for filling holes and cracks in wood, it dries soon after application. See also: Masonite

plastic wood

A putty-like, rapid-drying filler; composed primarily of nitrocellulose and wood flour dispersed in volatile solvents; used for repairing holes and cracks in wood.
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It's all very basic: horrible little plastic wood cutlery, like the ones you get with cheap airline food, are there to be ignored in favour of fingers.
In addition, the effect of the presence of nano clay (cloisite 20A) and optical stabilizers was studied on tensile properties, impact, loss of color and resistance to weathering of the produced plastic wood composite.
Web Editor Mike Wilson juggles the environmental worthiness of using recycled plastic wood in place of the real thing.
There were two versions of the Stylophone - the standard model, and the 350S, a wannabe 'proper' electronic keyboard that was covered in plastic wood and looked like a radio that had been jemmied out of a Humber Sceptre.
Cracks can be filled with plastic wood, corners, under wardrobes, etc, should be dusted with a small brush and sprayed with carbon tetrachloride.
A south wales niche supplier of recycled plastic wood products is gearing up for a rapid expansion in overseas sales.
There were two versions of the Stylophone the standard model, and the 350S, a wannabe `proper' electronic keyboard that was covered in plastic wood and looked like a valve radio that had been jemmied out of a Humber Sceptre.
The recycled plastic can later be used to produce plastic wood, roof shingles and vinyl wood siding; the fibrous wood pulp can be used in many applications including wallpaper, shoe insoles and oil filters.
The recycled plastic can be used for the production of plastic wood, roof shingles and vinyl wood siding.
After the diapers are hauled to a processing site in Sun Valley, Knowaste's patented technology will be used to sanitize and treat the refuse before it's sorted and removed for use in products like plastic wood, roof shingles, vinyl wood siding and wallpaper.
Many of these materials are reformed into composites, such as building products like plastic wood.