Radiochemical Assay of Wood Treated With Chromated Copper Arsenate Preservatives
Keywords:Radiochemical assay, CCA wood preservatives, radioactive tracers, wood preservation, quality control
AbstractThe assay of preservative-treated wood for chromium, copper, and arsenic, based on isotopic dilution with radioactive tracers, proved to be highly sensitive and precise. This safe technique provides a rapid and inexpensive means of quality control.
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