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Raising the bar on treated wood quality

3-phase strategy from WPA to build buyer confidence

WPA Conference 2016 : Making the Most of Wood


WPA Awards 2016 - the showcase for wood protection excellence

Closing date for entries 15/3/2016

Why wood windows are enjoying a resurgence against PVC-u

and how sustainable forestry is helping

15 year field trial to assess the durability of UK softwoods

2015 saw the commencement of a 15 year field trial of UK softwood species to assess their durability when used in direct ground…

Why the BS8417 30 yrs spec. has changed

In May 2014 BSI published a revised version of the wood preservation standard BS8417. It contained new penetration requirements…