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Recycled plastic composite is a better option than wood for new decks. ... If you have a deck of made of pressure-treated wood, consider repair rather than replacement.

Oldcastle Architectural acquires deck profile maker ... - Plastics News. ... of composite deck profile maker Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies Inc. The $117 ... March 17, 2017 Updated 3/17/2017 ... in using recycled polyethylene and wood fiber to extrude durable decking, which it sells under the ...

All About Composite Decking | This Old House. composite board made of recycled plastic and waste wood. View as ..... Accent stripes help to break up a deck's wide expanse into defined sections. EverGrain ...

All decked out: New materials dominate over wood - Detroit News. ... Whether you have a deck that's seen better days or you're thinking of .... The current ratio for him is around 85 percent synthetic and 15 percent wood. ... most composites are a blend of recycled materials like wood and plastic, ...

Wood Plastic Composites - Croda Polymer Additives. Wood plastic composites (WPC) are defined as composite materials that contain thermoplastics and wood in various forms. From decking and cladding to ...

Wood-plastic composite - Wikipedia. Wood-plastic composites (WPCs) are composite materials made of wood fiber/wood flour and ... In recent years, people in the flooring industry starts referring to WPC as a ... Wood-plastic composites were first introduced into the decking market in the .... News Network, "California Fire Codes Put Focus on Plastic Decking ...

Wood–Plastic Composite Technology | SpringerLink. Jun 4, 2015 ... Wood–plastic composites (WPCs) are a form of composite combining ... composites are boards or lumber used in outdoor decking applications. ... Most recent research on WPC durability focuses on studies to better ...... August 22, 2013. article/20130822/NEWS/130829967/trex ...

Technical information about Wood and Natural Fiber Thermoplastic .... Wood Plastic Composite website provides technical and industry information about ... about composite lumber or composite decking materials can visitWPC News ... latest developments regarding wood plastic composite or composite lumber ...

The Promise of Wood-Plastic Composites | 2016-12-13 | Appliance .... ... Green Dot specializes in formulating wood-plastic composites pellets so ... APPS · Breaking News · Podcasts · Videos · Web Features ... making sure materials work with current manufacturing processes and ... Decking, however, only scratches the surface when it comes to uses for woodplastic composites.

ASTM D7032 - 17 Standard Specification for Establishing .... D7032 - 17 Standard Specification for Establishing Performance Ratings for Wood-Plastic Composite and Plastic Lumber Deck Boards, Stair Treads, Guards, ...

Advantages of Plastic Composite Decking for Your Home | Today's .... In recent years, innovations in plastic decking materials have made dramatic ... Less expensive than wood decking over time due to lower maintenance costs. ... You can follow comments to this article by subscribing to the RSS news feed with ...

Lumber Life Cycle: Wood vs. Composite Decking | Remodeling .... Apr 22, 2011 ... When assessing decking materials ó wood vs. composites ó you may be surprised by which material ... Get the latest industry news ... A recently published life-cycle assessment (LCA) comparing pressure-treated wood (PTW) to wood-plastic composites (WPCs) anchors the wood industry's current agenda.

Wood-Plastic Composites in the United States. The Interfacing of .... The term wood-plastic composites refers to any composites that ... has experienced tremendous growth in recent years. ... sold as deck boards, landscape timbers, picnic tables ..... Plastic News, Crain Communications Inc., February. p. 1;9.

US Demand for Wood-Plastic Composite and Plastic Lumber to .... US demand for wood-plastic composite (WPC) and plastic lumber is forecast to ... wood in such applications as decking and molding and trim due to favorable ...

Liquid by-products from wood and forest industry find use in wood .... Jun 3, 2016 ... Breaking News: ... Wood-plastic composites -- replacing plastics with wood ... Wood and plastics are very different materials in terms of their ...

Marinas – prospects for wood plastic composites - Materials Today. ... So the fact that fibreglass and wood-plastic composite (WPC) are making. ... such as ladders, platforms, access slopes etc., has grown enormously in recent times, ... Recently introduced Dura Deck is made from a type of timber/plastic .... on the highlights of the event. 8 February 2016. Comment now. News ...

WOOD-PLASTIC COMPOSITE LUMBER VS. WOOD DECKING. Jul 28, 2010 ... Wood-plastic composite (WPC) lumber is made primarily from high-density ... by Fox News as reporting that WPC products last indefinitely (Cant 2009). ... decks and a recent study offers new information to help evaluate ...