The term wood-plastic composites refers to any ... United States for several decades, and the industry ..... melt as well as burn, making testing for fire resis-.
1. Scope. 1.1 This guide covers test methods appropriate for evaluating a wide range of performance properties for wood-plastic composite (WPC) products.
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Apr 25, 2017 ... Mycology Research, USDA Forest Service, Madison, WI, USA. ABSTRACT. The flexural properties of wood–plastic composite (WPC) deck boards exposed ... Specimens were tested for flexural strength and modulus, both wet.
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The U.S. Office of Naval Research funded a project at. Washington ... 1. to develop adequate test procedures for wood-plastic composite materials to determine.