Accession Number : AD0646568

Title :   FACTORS INFLUENCING DECAY OF UNTREATED WOOD.

Descriptive Note : Research note.

Corporate Author : FOREST PRODUCTS LAB MADISON WIS

Report Date : JAN 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The various conditions that have been shown by study and experience to influence the decay of wood are discussed. These particularly touch on the fungi's need for moisture, air, and suitable temperatures, and how control measures usually hinge on restricting at least one of these. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WOOD, FUNGUS DETERIORATION), DEGRADATION, MOISTURE, AIR, TEMPERATURE, TREES, DRYING, BUILDINGS, CONTROL

Subject Categories : Forestry
      Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE