Chromated Copper Arsenate Treated Timber
In Chromated Copper Arsenate (CCA) treatment, copper is the primary fungicide, arsenic is a secondary fungicide, and an insecticide and chromium are a fixative, which also provides ultraviolet (UV) light resistance.
Recognized for the greenish tint it imparts to timber, CCA is a preservative that was extremely common for many decades. CCA treated timber can be glued and painted and has a pleasant natural-looking, green finish which is safe to handle with no odor.
CCA Treated Timber is treated in the following Hazard Classes:
- Internal above ground
- External and above ground
- In ground contact
Die Draadwerf offers the following CCA Timber Products
CCA Wooden Poles
We keep stock of a wide range of CCA Wooden Poles.
CCA Round poles are used for fencing, building, and other structures. Treated poles are also inexpensive in comparison to normal steel posts.
CCA Split Poles
CCA Split Poles are commonly used on palisade fencing to close the gaps between the palings.
We also use them as decorative pieces to cover up walls or for a fence on its own that can block wind and allow privacy.
CCA Droppers are being used more and more every day. Unlike steel droppers, you can’t sell them as scrap metal. CCA Droppers are also a lot cheaper than conventional steel droppers.
CCA Laths have numerous uses. The most common use for them is to build roofs that help create some shade.