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Conveyor Belt Treatment of Wood - Summary Report

Conveyor Belt Treatment of Wood - Summary Report

The use of toxic chemicals to protect timber from insect attack and decay is being scrutinised for its life cycle impact on the environment. This research report evaluated the Vinden process as a method for improving the environmental performance of existing preservatives such as chromated copper arsenate (CCA).

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Conveyor summary report.pdf



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