International Standard
ISO 21887:2007
Durability of wood and wood-based products — Use classes
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ISO 21887:2007
Edition 1
International Standard
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ISO 21887:2007
Published (Edition 1, 2007)
This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2023. Therefore this version remains current.

ISO 21887:2007

ISO 21887:2007
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ISO 21887:2007 defines five use classes that represent different service situations to which wood and wood-based products can be exposed all over the world. Subclasses are also defined for these use classes.

ISO 21887:2007 applies only to preservatives and processes for pre-treatment of wood and wood products and is not intended for products and processes for remediation and eradication of existing damage to timber. The annex to ISO 21887:2007 provides guidance on applying use classification to specify preservative treatments, treated wood, naturally durable and modified wood but does not provide definitive specifications.

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