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Wood modification by acetylation

Chemical modification of solid wood and wood fibres/particles by acetylation to obtain dimensional stability and resistance to biological degradation. Acetylated solid wood is produced in an automatic pilot plant with microwave heating and acetylated fibres in a continuous pilot plant with the capacity of 500 kg per hour.

Reported by

A-Cell Acetyl Cellulosics AB
Sotenøsvøgen 64
43364 Søvedalen