Biological Deterioration of Wood

  • Wilfred A. Côté


The biological causes of wood deterioration, during its processing or when it is in service, are of great concern to wood technologists. The economic importance of wood losses due to attack by decay fungi, wood-boring insects and marine borers demands that consideration be given to methods of conserving wood through a better understanding of these biological agencies.


Fiber Saturation Point Subterranean Termite Tracheid Wall Biological Deterioration Marine Borer 
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