ASTM International - ASTM D1760-96
Standard Specification for Pressure Treatment of Timber Products
|Publication Date:||10 April 2001|
|ICS Code (Wood-protecting chemicals):||71.100.50|
|ICS Code (Wood, sawlogs and sawn timber):||79.040|
1.1 This specification covers treatment of timber products by pressure processes in closed vessels with preservative materials and solutions.
1.2 This specification is divided into two general sections. Sections 1 - 9 cover requirements relating to all species and commodities, while Tables 1 - 7 show requirements relating to specific species and commodities. The purchaser should note that these individual requirements vary widely and, consequently, great care must be used in applying them in specific instances.
1.3 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be considered as standard.