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Treatment Methods for the Protection of Hardwood Sapwood from Lyctine Borers

Treatment Methods for the Protection of Hardwood Sapwood from Lyctine Borers

This review examines the various options available to the sawmiller for treating the sapwood of hardwoods against lyctine borers to protect appearance grade products. The treated products should be able to meet the H1 specifications described in AS 1604.1-2000. Methods and processes of treating timber are detailed.

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