Copper Leaching from Copper-ethanolamine Treated Wood: Comparison of Field Test Studies and Laboratory Standard Procedures

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Nejc Thaler ; Miha Humar (2014)
  • Publisher: North Carolina State University
  • Journal: BioResources (issn: 1930-2126, eissn: 1930-2126)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15376/biores.9.2.3038-3051
  • Subject: Copper | Emissions | In-ground application | Above ground application | Laboratory | Norway spruce | Leaching | Biotechnology | TP248.13-248.65

Copper-based compounds are some of the most important biocides for the protection of wood in heavy duty applications. In the past, copper was combined with chromium compounds to reduce copper leaching, but a recent generation of copper-based preservatives uses ethanolam... View more
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