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Technology to destroy pests in wood may soon be commercialised

RF, radio frequency, pallet sanitation, pest, termination, wood-sanitation treatment, Penn State University Park, efficient, environment friendly

A technology that uses dielectric heating and radio frequency energy to destroy destructive pests lurking within wood products is closer to commercialisation after a recent commercial trial at Penn State’s University Park campus. The Dec. 17 demonstration was observed by regulatory and wood products industry professionals from the U.S. and …

FSC takes action on potential fraud Paulownia wood supply chain in Asia

FSC, fraud, investigation, Asia, Paulownia, suspension, termination, trademark, license

Following an extensive investigation into Paulownia wood supply chains, FSC has taken initial action against a number of companies that were found to have traded non-certified Paulownia as FSC certified. An investigation involving Assurance Services International (ASI) into FSC chain of custody certified companies trading in Paulownia products …

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