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    Specification for preservative treatment - Plywood

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Superseded date:  30-06-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2002

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS/NZS 1604.3:2002 SPECIFICATION FOR PRESERVATIVE TREATMENT - PLYWOOD
    4 - PREFACE
    5 - CONTENTS
    7 - FOREWORD
    8 - SECTION 1 SCOPE AND GENERAL
    8 - 1.1 SCOPE
    8 - 1.2 APPLICATION
    8 - 1.3 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
    9 - 1.4 DEFINITIONS
    9 - 1.4.1 Brand
    9 - 1.4.2 Envelope treatment
    9 - 1.4.3 Glueline treatment
    9 - 1.4.4 Hazard class number
    9 - 1.4.5 Pack-marking
    9 - 1.4.6 Parcel
    9 - 1.4.7 Penetration
    9 - 1.4.8 Penetration zone
    9 - 1.4.9 Plywood product
    9 - 1.4.10 Preservative
    10 - 1.4.11 Preservative number
    10 - 1.4.12 Preservative treatment plant number
    10 - 1.4.13 Veneer treatment
    10 - 1.4.14 Retention
    10 - 1.4.15 Treater
    10 - 1.5 TIMBER PRESERVATIVES
    10 - 1.6 PRODUCT REQUIREMENTS
    10 - 1.7 SELECTION OF HAZARD CLASS NUMBER
    12 - 1.8 PRESERVATIVE TREATMENT
    12 - 1.8.1 General
    12 - 1.8.2 Penetration requirement
    12 - 1.8.3 Penetration compliance
    12 - 1.8.4 Retention of preservative
    12 - 1.8.5 Retention compliance
    12 - 1.8.6 Branding
    13 - SECTION 2 HAZARD CLASS 1
    13 - 2.1 GENERAL
    13 - 2.2 PRESERVATIVE PENETRATION REQUIREMENT
    13 - 2.3 PRESERVATIVE RETENTION REQUIREMENT
    15 - SECTION 3 HAZARD CLASS 2
    15 - 3.1 GENERAL
    15 - 3.2 PRESERVATIVE PENETRATION REQUIREMENT
    15 - 3.3 PRESERVATIVE RETENTION REQUIREMENT
    17 - SECTION 4 HAZARD CLASS 3
    17 - 4.1 GENERAL
    17 - 4.2 PRESERVATIVE PENETRATION REQUIREMENT
    18 - 4.3 PRESERVATIVE RETENTION REQUIREMENT
    19 - SECTION 5 HAZARD CLASS 4
    19 - 5.1 GENERAL
    19 - 5.2 PRESERVATIVE PENETRATION REQUIREMENT
    19 - 5.3 PRESERVATIVE RETENTION REQUIREMENT
    21 - SECTION 6 HAZARD CLASS 5
    21 - 6.1 GENERAL
    21 - 6.2 PRESERVATIVE PENETRATION REQUIREMENT
    21 - 6.3 PRESERVATIVE RETENTION REQUIREMENT
    23 - SECTION 7 HAZARD CLASS 6
    23 - 7.1 GENERAL
    23 - 7.2 PRESERVATIVE PENETRATION REQUIREMENT
    23 - 7.3 PRESERVATIVE RETENTION REQUIREMENT
    25 - SECTION 8 MARKING
    25 - 8.1 LEGIBLE MARKING
    25 - 8.2 MARKING INFORMATION
    25 - 8.3 NUMERICAL LAYOUT OF BRANDS
    26 - 8.4 ADVISORY LABEL - ENVELOPE PENETRATION
    26 - 8.5 COMPLIANCE TESTING
    27 - APPENDIX A - GUIDE TO HAZARD CLASSIFICATIONS FOR VARIOUS END-USE APPLICATIONS
    28 - APPENDIX B - METHOD OF SELECTION AND PREPARATION OF TEST SPECIMEN
    28 - B1 SCOPE
    28 - B2 SAMPLING PRESERVATIVE-TREATED PRODUCT
    28 - B3 PREPARATION OF TEST SAMPLE
    28 - B4 PENETRATION DETERMINATION

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    Provides a specification for preservative treatment of plywood product for protection against decay or insect attack. It specifies the bond type, preservative penetration patterns, and the preservative retention requirements suitable for each of hazard classes H1 to H6.

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    This Standard sets out a specification for preservative treatment of plywood products where the maximum thickness of any veneer does not exceed 5.0 mm.This Standard specifies the bond type, preservative penetration pattern, and the preservative retention requirements suitable for each hazard class (see Table 1). This Standard does not cover grade or seasoning condition.

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    Committee TM-006
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Draft Amendment see DR 03233 CP First published as AS/NZS 1604.3:2002.

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS/NZS 1605:2000 Methods for sampling and analysing timber preservatives and preservative-treated timber
    AS/NZS 2269:1994 Plywood - Structural
    AS/NZS 2272:1996 Plywood - Marine
    AS 1604.1-2000 Specification for preservative treatment - Sawn and round timber
    AS/NZS 2271:1999 Plywood and blockboard for exterior use
    AS/NZS 4491:1997 Timber - Glossary of terms in timber-related Standards (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 2754.1-1985 Adhesives for timber and timber products - Adhesives for plywood manufacture
    AS/NZS 2270:1999 Plywood and blockboard for interior use

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS/NZS 2271:2004 Plywood and blockboard for exterior use
    AS 4685.1-2004 Playground equipment General safety requirements and test methods
    AS/NZS 2269:2004 Plywood - Structural
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