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As manufacturers in the pressure treated lumber industry, you understand better than anyone that customers expect good looks along with durability as a key measure of quality. When it comes to fence boards, why should they expect anything different? As Eco Chemical™ CEO Mark Cheirrett explains, there is a…
Since the beginning, Eco Chemical™ has adopted a variety of innovative practices to fulfill our environmental stewardship role. We pride ourselves on these efforts, including our focus on producing concentrated products whenever possible and our continuous efforts to reduce our waste water to near zero. When it came to…
The treated wood industry in North America is seeing increased consumer demand for color, leading many treated lumber suppliers to explore the option of staining their pressure treated products. While the pressure treating as well as wood staining processes have existed for a while, putting the two together is…
Staining pressure treated wood offers several advantages in addition to making a more attractive treated product. Staining with a high-quality stain creates a thin protective film for the surface of the wood, providing resistance to UV degradation of color and the wood surface, as well as protection from weather…