abril 27, 2010
AWPA StandardsAs the principal consensus-based standards writing organization for the wood treating industry in the United States, AWPA also has significant influence internationally. AWPA Standards are written to safely and effectively extend the service life of our most valuable renewable resource – wood. The Standards are recognized and used by customers worldwide, who purchase and use treated wood for applications in the building products, electrical, marine, railroad transportation, and road construction industries.AWPA Standards are written, edited and revised as its Technical Committee members work on new developments within the field of wood preservation. The Association conducts annual meetings for the general membership April/May and the Technical Committee members in conjunction with the annual meeting and in September. Results of the Annual Meeting are published each year in the AWPA Proceedings, and the Book of Standards is updated annually as a result of Technical Committee activities.
vía AWPA Standards.