Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 460

Durability of wood and wood-based products - Natural durability of solid wood - Guide to the durability requirements for wood to be used in hazard classes

Status: Valid

Scope
This European standard gives guidance on the selection of wood species based on their natural durability to attack by wood-destroying organisms for use as solid wood or as glued laminated timber (glulam) in the hazard classes defined in EN 335-1. This standard does not consider the durability characteristics of the glue used in glued laminated timber.

Subjects

Wood, sawlogs and sawn timber (79.040)


Product information

Language: English

Written by: Beständighet, SIS/TK 182/AG 03

International title: Durability of wood and wood-based products - Natural durability of solid wood - Guide to the durability requirements for wood to be used in hazard classes

Article no: STD-15763

Edition: 1

Approved: 12/2/1994

No of pages: 16