Forest products

Standard field test for evaluation of wood preservatives to be used above ground (UC3B): decking test (AWPA E25-13)

This project is comparing how non-modified wood, modified wood, and modified wood with additional preservative treatments handle exposure to outdoor weathering. 

Patrick Donahue, Natural Resource Research Institute

Sue French, Natural Resource Research Institute

Scott Johnson, Natural Resource Research Institute

Matt Aro, Natural Resource Research Institute

Funding: USDA Forest Service Wood Education and Resource Center