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The insect factor in wood decay an account of wood-boring insects with particular reference to timber indoors by Norman E. Hickin

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Published by Associated Business Programmes in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Wood borers.,
  • Wood -- Deterioration.,
  • Wood -- Preservation.,
  • Insect pests -- Great Britain.,
  • Insects -- Great Britain.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementNorman E. Hickin.
SeriesThe Rentokil library
ContributionsEdwards, Robin, 1931-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL482.G8 H5 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination383 p., leaf of plate, [2] fold. p. of plates :
Number of Pages383
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4939641M
ISBN 100852271018
LC Control Number76366937

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Biological Wood Protection against Decay, Microbial Staining, Fungal Moulding and Insect Pests January In book: Wood production, wood technology, . A wood-decay fungus is any species of fungus that digests moist wood, causing it to species of wood-decay fungi attack dead wood, such as brown rot, and some, such as Armillaria (honey fungus), are parasitic and colonize living trees. Excessive moisture above the fibre saturation point in wood is required for fungal colonization and proliferation. Gegründet von W. Kükenthal Zweite Auflage. Walter de Gruyter, Berlin, Lieferung Beier, Max: Blattariae (Schaben) The Insect Factor in Wood Decay: an account of wood‐boring insects with particular reference to timber indoors. By Norman E. Hickin. Third edition, edited and revised by Robin Edwards Annual Review of Entomology Vol. It acts as a stomach poison and insect cuticle wax absorber. Sodium borate (disodium octaborate tetrahydrate) (Tim-Bor®, Bora-Care®) resembles boric acid in its action. This water-soluble salt is used to treat lumber and other wood products to control .