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Concerns about indoor air quality due to mold growth have increased dramatically in the United States. In the absence of proper moisture management, fungicides need to be developed for indoor use to control mold establishment. An ideal fungicide for prevention of indoor mold growth on wood-based…
Author(s): Carol A. Clausen, Vina W. Yang
Keywords: Mold fungi, decay fungi, borate, biocide, termidicide, mildewcide, azole
Source: IRG documents 2004: IRG 35, 6-10 June 2004, Ljubljana, Slovenia. Stockholm, Sweden: IRG Secretariat, 2004: [7] pages.
Year: 2004
Biocides designed for prevention of indoor mold growth on wood-based materials need to provide long-term protection under conditions of high humidity. Specimens of kiln-dried southern pine and unseasoned southern pine, aspen, and Douglas-fir were dip-treated with borate-dimethylcocoamine (DMCA)…
Author(s): Carol A. Clausen, Vina W. Yang
Keywords: Mold fungi, biocide, borate, azole, thujaplicin
Source: International Research Group on Wood Protection. Section 3, Wood Protecting Chemicals : 36th annual meeting, Bangalore, India, April 24-28, 2005. Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2005. 7 pages.
Year: 2005
When wood and wood products are exposed to moisture during storage, construction or while in-service, mold growth can occur in 24 to 48 hours. Mold growth could be suppressed or prevented if wood was treated with an effective mold inhibitor. The objective of this study was to evaluate the mold…
Author(s): Vina W. Yang, Carol A. Clausen
Keywords: Mold fungi, essential oil, plant extract, moldicide
Source: Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2006: IRG/WP ; 06-30404: 12 pages
Year: 2006
Concerns about indoor air quality due to mold growth have increased dramatically in the United States. In the absence of moisture management, fungicides need to be developed for indoor use to control mold establishment. An ideal fungicide for prevention of indoor mold growth on wood-based materials…
Author(s): Carol A. Clausen, Vina W. Yang
Keywords: Mold fungi, fungicide, Aspergillus niger, Penicillium chrysogenum, Trichoderma viride, wood-decaying fungi, Penicillium, Trichoderma mold, southern pine, preservatives, molds (botany)
Source: Thirty-fourth annual meeting of the International Research Group on Wood Preservation : 2003 May 18-23, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Stockholm, Sweden : IRG Secretariat, 2003: 9 pages
Year: 2003
Inhibiting the growth of mold fungi on cellulose-based building materials may be achievable through the use of azole-based antimycotics. Azoles were variably effective against mold fungi that are frequently found on wood and wood products. Unseasoned southern yellow pine specimens that were dip-…
Author(s): Carol. A. Clausen, Vina W. Yang
Keywords: Mold fungi, mildewcide, Aspergillus niger, Penicillium chrysogenum, Trichoderma viride
Source: International biodeterioration & biodegradation. Vol. 55 (2005): Pages 99-102
Year: 2005
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