treated wood


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treated wood

2. Wood which has been subjected to a wood preservative.
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M2 EQUITYBITES-April 4, 2017-Graham Holdings Closes Acquisition of Hoover Treated Wood Products
The wood preservation market is the dominant outlet for copper-based compounds, expanding as a result of the continued growth in construction activity, which in turn will promote higher demand for treated wood products.
Preparation of Nanosilica Aerogel with Phosphorus Flame Retardants Treated Wood. The poplar wood specimens were treated with flame retardants by impregnation method.
I need to tear down an old deck and I think it may be made of treated wood. How should I dispose of it?
Imagine a treated wood that barely shrinks or warps and is guaranteed to last for 25 years.
It builds upon published quantitative data of corrosion rates of metals in contact with treated wood for several different wood preservatives.
Preservative-treated wood can last up to 40 years (2); however, the early removal of treated wood from service due to weathering degradation, including checking, distortion, and UV degradation, reduces the average service life of decks to less than 20 years.
It found no significant difference in the concentration of arsenic species in children playing on playgrounds with or without the chemically treated wood - and hence concluded that CCA treated wood in playgrounds is not likely to significantly contribute to the overall arsenic exposure in children.
ASSESSMENT OF CHROMATE COPPER ARSENATE IN TREATED WOOD. Kathrine R.
For those who already have structures on their property made of the treated wood, the EPA offers the following safety tips: