Accession Number : AD0770823

Title :   Weathering Characteristics of Particleboard.

Descriptive Note : Forest Service research paper,

Corporate Author : FOREST PRODUCTS LAB MADISON WIS

Personal Author(s) : Geimer,Robert L. ; Heebink,Bruce G. ; Hefty,F. V.

Report Date : 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : Thirty-two types of boards were constructed with varying components, levels of additives, and pre-, post-, and surface treatments. The report includes previous unpublished data pertaining to a study of component variables, and describes the effects of weathering on steam post-treated boards. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Composite materials, *Wood, *Weathering, Construction materials, Aging(Materials), Accelerated testing, Exposure(General), Expansion, Strength(Mechanics)

Subject Categories : Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE