Research on wood protection at the Princes Risborough Laboratory 1975 & 1976
J M Baker, R A Laidlaw, E R Miller, J G Savory
This paper is the latest of a 2-yearly series presenting a summarised account of the Laboratory's work in wood preservatives and related fields. The topics dealt with include: environmental studies on the usage of copper-chrome-arsenic and organic solvent preservatives; development of National and International Standards; recent developments in the preservation of external doors and windows including remedial treatment of incipient decay in-situ; preservation of motorway fencing; distribution of house longhorn beetle; formulation of insecticides; permanence of preservatives and protection by finishes and coatings. A full list of publications for the period is appended.
Keywords: CCA; COATING; ENVIRONMENT; EUROPEAN STANDARDS; INSECTS; PRL; MOTORWAY FENCING SURVEY; ORGANIC SOLVENT PRESERVATIVES; RESEARCH
Conference: 77-09-26/30 Noordwijk aan Zee, The Netherlands