Accession Number : ADP000686

Title :   Impact of Biodeterioration on Structural Use of Wood--Research Needs,

Corporate Author : FOREST PRODUCTS LAB MADISON WI

Personal Author(s) : Eslyn,Wallace E.

Report Date : 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The interactions between wood, degrading organisms, and the environment are briefly discussed. Nine areas of research that impact upon design of wood structures are described and pertinent research studies falling within these areas are proposed. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Lumber, *Environmental tests, *Symposia, *Wood, *Biodeterioration, Structural analysis, Structural engineering, Research management, Degradation, Insects, Pests, Fungus deterioration, Biological pest control, Fumigants, Climate

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE