Heat Treatment

Authored by: Roger M. Rowell , Ingeborga Andersone , Bruno Andersons

Handbook of Wood Chemistry and Wood Composites

Print publication date:  September  2012
Online publication date:  September  2012

Print ISBN: 9781439853801
eBook ISBN: 9781439853818
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With an increased awareness of the fragility of our environment and the need for durability in wood products, new technologies have been developed to increase the service life of wood materials without the use of toxic chemicals. Issues of sustainability, carbon sequestration, and improved performance come together in a search for environmentally friendly methods of wood preservation.

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