Canfor - ACQ

By: Canfor  09-12-2011

Canfor’s ACQ preserved wood product is offered as an alternative to traditional CCA pressure treated wood. ACQ  preserved wood products provide retailers,  consumers, builders and architects with an option in their selection of pressure treated wood products.

The preservative technology used in our products has been commercially used since 1991 throughout Europe, Asia, and the United States. For many backyard and commercial projects such as decks, fences and landscaping, ACQ products are an ideal alternative to traditional pressure treated wood.

Here's why:

  • ACQ products are durable and designed for outdoor construction

  • The most effective and widely used alternative to traditional pressure treated wood

  • Lifetime Residential and Agricultural Limited Warranty against structural damage caused by decay and termites

  • Ideal for structural lumber, sill plates, outdoor furniture, playground products, patios, decks, garden edging, and landscaping structures

  • Building code compliant

  • Copper-based preservative with a co-biocide

  • Offers consumers a choice in pressure treated wood products

  • The preservatives in ACQ products meet AWPA standards

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Preserved wood should not be used where it may come into direct or indirect contact with drinking water, except for uses involving incidental contact such as fresh water docks and bridges. When using aluminum products in conjunction with MicroProTM treated wood, refer to the MicroProTM Fastener and Hardware Information Sheet for additional information.