Keywords: Decking products, Swedish market, Porter's Five Forces, PESTEL, Value-added. Value-added 2017 by the Society of Wood Science and Technology. 1.0 Introduction wood-plastic composites (WPC), in addition to natural durable species as However, despite the abundant research on technologi- cal and
Abstract: Biocomposites offer a significant non-food market for crop-derived fibres use of biocomposites in the automotive and decking markets over the past decade 2006 Society of Chemical Industry hair fibres, depending on their origin7 – 10 in the plant, .. Examples of extruded WPC products (Courtesy of Entek).
Nov 12, 2014 humans offered by materials against solar UV radiation. Introduction. Wood and bMaterials Life Society of Japan, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan. cDepartment of applications such as in cladding, panels, fencing, or decking. Even at . The 2010 global market for wood–plastic composites (WPC) was 2.3 million
When they first emerged on the market, wood plastic composites (WPCs) WPC decks in Florida showed evidence of fungal fruiting bodies on the surfaces Association Standard E10 (AWPA 2004), ASTM Standard. D1413 or D 2017 soil
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When they first emerged on the market, wood plastic. composites (WPCs) WPC decks in Florida showed evidence of fungal fruiting. bodies on the surfaces on Woodfiber Composites, Forest Products Society, Madison,. WI. pp 73–77.
WPC has a broad market and a bright application prospect. and discoloration on WPC deck boards in Florida (Morris and Cooper, 1998), fungi resistance of WPC However, fungicides will significantly reduce the mold growth on WPC and in according to the American Society for Testing and Material (ASTM G21-09).
Jan 13, 2012 Natural wood and wood plastic composites (WPC) are 2 common types of decking materials used in the Singapore market today. authoritative information about the environmental impacts on society; it is quoted that "Single
Company, Inc. known to global consumers and others simply as or Decking, is the leading recycled materials manufacturer of wood-alternative decking, railings and other outdoor items. It has been a public company since 1999 and trades on the New York Stock . won the 2016 North American Deck & Railing Association (NADRA)
Jun 4, 2015 Topical Collection on Wood Structure and Function composites are boards or lumber used in outdoor decking applications. Most recent research on WPC durability focuses on studies to better understand .. Test Methods for Mechanical Fasteners in Wood, American Society for Testing and Materials
WPC decking products due to such impacts as polymer degradation (Klyosov,. 2005), wood decay Decay fungi have the most deleterious impact on wood in service because the organisms consume the As the market has grown, the opportunities for additives suppliers to manufacture American Chemical Society,.