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Wood preservationAuthor(s): Kevin Archer; Stan Lebow
Source: Primary wood processing : principles and practice. Dordrecht : Springer, c2006: ISBN: 1402043929: 9781402043925: pages 297-338.
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DescriptionWood preservation can be interpreted to mean protection from fire, chemical degradation, mechanical wear, weathering, as well as biological attack. In this chapter, the term preservation is applied more restrictively to protection from biological hazards.
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CitationArcher, Kevin; Lebow, Stan. 2006. Wood preservation. Primary wood processing : principles and practice. Dordrecht : Springer, c2006: ISBN: 1402043929: 9781402043925: pages 297-338.
KeywordsInsect pests, wood-decaying fungi, service life, wood preservation, wood preservatives, biodegradation, buildings materials, preservation, preservatives, review article
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