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Timber Leachates Prompt Preservative Review

Engineers Australia

Author: Beder, S.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 2003


This article, demonstrates that toxic chemicals that are used to treat wood used in outdoor applications for fences and decking such as copper and arsenic are leaching into the environment cause possible negative health benefits.

Further Details

Pages: 3
Volume: 75
Issue: 6
Section: 32
ISBN/ISSN: 1441-0591
Accession Number: July, 2010
Research Notes: Electronic copy added 28/08/2013
Keywords: ChilddesigninghousingHealth
Reads: 193