Wood Preservation and Wood Product Treatment Training Manual
Thomasson, Gary L.
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Properties of wood are outlined. Pests that damage wood are described, including wood-destroying fungi, wood-staining fungi, termites, carpenter ants, beetles, and marine borers. Moisture control, chemical control, and use of naturally resistant wood are discussed. Environmental concerns, regulations, use precautions and first aid also are covered. Used in pesticide training for Washington State Department of Agriculture Wood Treatment licensing exam. 30 pages.