US Wood Preservative Chemicals Industry

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US Wood Preservative Chemicals Industry

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This report analyzes the US and European markets for Wood Preservative Chemicals in US$ Million. The market for Wood Preservative Chemicals in the US is analyzed by the following End-Use Applications - Decking, Landscape Products, Railroad Products, Utility Poles, Fencing, and Others. The report also analyzes the US market for Wood Preservative Chemicals by the following segments - Creosote, Pentachlorophenol, CCA, and Others. European Wood Preservative Chemicals market is analyzed as a consolidated whole with no granular level breakup offered for product segment or end-use application. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2007 through 2015. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 71 companies including many key and niche players such as Arch Chemicals, Inc., BASF Corporation, Buckman Laboratories International, Inc., Janssen Preservation and Material Protection, KMG Chemicals, Inc., Kop-Coat Incorporated, Lonza Group Ltd., Lapeyre SA, Obermeier GmbH & Co. KG, Osmose, Inc., Rio Tinto Borax, RUETGERS Organics GmbH, and Viance, LLC. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL research and reported select online sources.

WOOD PRESERVATIVE CHEMICALS MCP-1486

A US AND EUROPEAN MARKET REPORT

CONTENTS

1. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS 1

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations 1

Disclaimers 2

Data Interpretation & Reporting Level 3

Quantitative Techniques & Analytics 3

Product Definitions and Scope of Study 3

Creosote 4

Pentachlorophenol (PCP) 4

Chromated Copper Arsenate (CCA) 4

Others 4

2. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW 5

Wood Preservative Chemicals Industry - A Profile 5

Wood Preservatives - An Evolutionary Scan 5

Wood Composites to Drive Demand 5

3. MARKET TRENDS & ISSUES 6

Growing Performance and Environmental Issues Drive Demand for

Greener/Higher Value Formulations 6

Demand for Interior Wood Applications to Outshine Exterior

Applications 6

Transition from Arsenic Structures to Alternatives 6

Alternative Wood Preservatives Stimulate Demand for MEA 7

Water Based Treatments: Gaining Momentum 7

Withdrawal of CCA - Effect on Wood Decking Demand 7

Trend Towards Biocide Amalgamation 8

4. PRODUCT OVERVIEW 9

Wood and its Biodeterioration 9

Organisms Responsible for Wood Decay 9

Fungi 9

Termites 10

Carpenter Ants 10

Bacteria 10

Wood-boring Beetles 10

Marine Borers 10

Need for Wood Preservation 10

Wood Preservatives - Life Cycle Analysis 10

Manufacture of Material 10

Preservative Formulation 11

Product Application or Processing 11

Service Span of Preserved Wood 11

Treatment of Waste 11

Recovery or Recycling 11

Process of Wood Preservation 11

Pressure Treatment Processes 11

Full Cell 11

Modified Full Cell 11

Empty Cell 11

Non-Pressure Treatment Processes 12

Dip Treatment 12

Surface Treatment 12

Wood Preservative Chemicals 12

Waterborne Preservative Chemicals 12

Major Types 12

Chromated Copper Arsenate (CCA) 13

Table 1: Chemical Composition of CCA by Type (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 13

Acid Copper Chromate (ACC) 14

Ammoniacal Copper Arsenate (ACA) 14

Ammoniacal Copper Zinc Arsenate (ACZA) 14

Chemonite® ACZA 14

Chromated Zinc Chloride (CZC) 14

Ammoniacal Copper Quaternary (ACQ-A, B, C) 14

Amine Copper Quat (ACQ-D) 14

Copper Azole (CA) 14

Borates 14

Ammoniacal Copper Citrate (CC) 15

Copper Dimethyldithiocarbamate (CDDC) 15

Preservatives Not Available Commercially 15

Dissimilarities between Copper-Based and Borate Preservatives 15

Consequences of Waterborne Preservative Treatment 15

Oil borne Preservative Chemicals 16

Major Types 16

Creosote 16

Pentachlorophenol (PCP) 16

Copper Naphthenate & Zinc Naphthenate 16

Copper-8-Quinolinolate (Oxine Copper) 16

Anti Sapstain Wood Treatment Chemicals 16

Fire Retardants 17

Prospects for Alternative Chemicals to CCA 17

Copper-Based Alternatives 17

ACQ 17

Copper Azole (CA) 17

Sodium Borates 18

Light Organic Solvent Preservatives (LOSPs) 18

Wood Preservative Treatments 18

Major Types 18

Preventive Treatment 18

Curative Treatment 18

New Generation of Preservation Treatments for Engineered Wood

Products and Wood-Based Panels 18

Methods 19

Glue Line 19

Integral Treatment 19

Surface Treatment 19

Pressure Treatment 19

5. SELECT END-USE APPLICATIONS 20

Construction & Transportation 20

Highway Construction 20

Marine Construction 20

Railroad Crossties 20

Telecommunication & Public Utilities 20

6. ENVIRONMENTAL & REGULATORY ISSUES 21

EPA Prohibits Domestic Use of ACC-Treated Wood 21

Pressure Treated Wood- Key Concerns 21

Impact of CCA on the Environment 22

CCA-Health Hazards 22

Chromium 22

Copper 22

Arsenic 22

Environmental Concerns Over ACZA Treated Wood 23

Use of Creosote and Risks Associated 23

Used Preservative Treated Wood Management 23

Managing Used Preservative Treated Wood 23

Options for Managing Used Treated Wood Products 24

Pentachlorophenol 25

CCA 25

Creosote 25

ACA & ACZA 25

Others 25

Managing CCA-Treated Wood Waste 25

Waste Minimization 25

Alternative Structural Materials 25

Methods for Enhancing Product Service Life 26

Chemical Re-treatment 26

Supplemental Treatments 26

Recycling 26

Retrieval of Untreated Parts of Treated Wood 26

Wood Cement Composites 26

Wood Based Composites 26

Wood Gypsum Composites 27

Metal Extraction 27

Disposal 27

Landfills 27

Combustion 27

Ash Disposal 28

EPA Regulation on Usage of CCA-treated Wood Mulch 28

Pollution Management In Treatment Plants 28

Designing of Plants 28

General Operating Practices for CCA and ACA Preservation

Facilities 29

Specific Operating Practices 29

7. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS 30

Crop Division of BASF Unveils Stealth™ 240 SC 30

Phibrowood Introduces New Wood Preservative 30

Osmose Utilities Develops MP400-EXT 30

8. PRODUCT LAUNCHES IN RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER 31

Osmose Unveils MicroPro Wood Preservative System 31

PhibroWood Launches Novel Wood Preservative System 31

TimberSil Renders Eco-Friendly Non-Toxic Treated Wood 31

CedarCide Develops Deck Dock and Fence 31

Lapeyre Formulates Wood Treatment Solution 32

BASF Launches Wood Preservative Protectol CX™ Type A 32

Universal Forest Products Unveils ProWood Micro 32

9. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY 33

Stella-Jones Takes Over Tangent Rail Corporation 33

Osmose Acquires Wood Preservative Business of PhibroWood 33

Magma Industries Inks Distribution Agreement with Wolman 33

Viance Receives U.S EPA Approval for EcoVance™ Preservative 34

10. CORPORATE ACTIVITY IN RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER 35

Arch Chemicals Acquires Koppers-Arch 35

Rohm and Haas Company and Chemical Specialties Form Joint Venture 35

Robbins Wood Preserving and Manufacturing Company Acquires

Pine Wood Products 35

Greenstone Holdings Enters into 5-year Agreement with Bay Tree

Technologies 36

KMG Chemicals Expands Pentachlorophenol Plant Production Capacity 36

KMG Chemicals Acquires PCP Assets of Occidental Chemical 36

KMG Chemicals Acquires Creosote Business of Trenton 36

11. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS 37

Arch Chemicals, Inc. (US) 37

BASF Corporation (US) 37

Buckman Laboratories International, Inc. (US) 37

Janssen Preservation and Material Protection (Belgium) 37

KMG Chemicals, Inc. (US) 38

Kop-Coat Incorporated (US) 38

Lonza Group Ltd (Switzerland) 39

Lapeyre SA (France) 39

Obermeier GmbH & Co. KG (Germany) 39

Osmose, Inc. (US) 39

Rio Tinto Borax (US) 40

RUETGERS Organics GmbH (Germany) 40

Viance, LLC (US) 40

12. THE UNITED STATES 41

A. Market Analysis 41

Current & Future Analysis 41

Value Analysis 41

Volume Analysis 41

Key Trends & Issues 41

Wood Coatings Market Jolted by Recession 41

EPA Prohibits Domestic Use of ACC-Treated Wood 42

CCA Phase Out -The Aftermath 42

Water Repellent Technology - A Significant Breakthrough 42

Emerging Need for New End-Uses 43

Borates - Emerging Uses in House Frames 43

A Historical Glimpse of Wood Preservative Chemicals Market 43

B. Market Analytics 44

Table 2: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Wood

Preservative Chemicals by End-Use Application- Decking,

Landscape Products, Railroad Products, Utility Poles,

Fencing and Other End-Use Application Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years

2007 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 44

Table 3: US Historic Review for Wood Preservative Chemicals

by End-Use Application - Decking, Landscape Products,

Railroad Products, Utility Poles, Fencing and Other End-Use

Application Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 45

Table 4: US 11-Year Perspective for Wood Preservative

Chemicals by End-Use Application - Percentage Breakdown of

Dollar Sales for Decking, Landscape Products, Railroad

Products, Utility Poles, Fencing and Other End-Use

Application Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 46

Table 5: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Wood

Preservative Chemicals by Product Segment - Creosote,

Pentachlorophenol, Chromated Copper Arsenate (CCA) and Other

Wood Preservative Chemical Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Metric Tons for Years

2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 47

Table 6: US Historic Review for Wood Preservative Chemicals

by Product Segment- Creosote, Pentachlorophenol, Chromated

Copper Arsenate (CCA) and Other Wood Preservative Chemical

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

Thousand Metric Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 47

Table 7: US 11-Year Perspective for Wood Preservative

Chemicals by Product Segment - Percentage Breakdown of

Volume Sales for Creosote, Pentachlorophenol, Chromated

Copper Arsenate (CCA) and Other Wood Preservative Chemical

Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 48

13. EUROPE 49

A. Market Analysis 49

Current & Future Analysis 49

Market Snapshots 49

Product Trends 49

Waterborne Vs Solvent based Preservatives 50

Anti Sapstain Chemicals Market - An Overview 50

External Wood Treatment Chemicals- Dating back to the late 90s 50

Construction: the Major End-Use Market 50

EU-Wide Ban on Treated Wood- Impact on Overseas Exporters 51

Regulatory Environment 51

Biocidal Products Directive (BPD) and Biocidal Products

Regulations (BPR) (2000) 51

Definition of Biocidal Product 51

Ban/Restrictions on Usage of CCA- Treated Wood/ Timber 52

Focus on Select Markets 52

Norway 52

UK 52

B. Market Analytics 53

Table 8: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Wood Preservative Chemicals Market Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 53

Table 9: European Historic Review for Wood Preservative

Chemicals Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 53

14. REVIEW OF OTHER SELECT MARKETS WORLDWIDE 54

Canada 54

Market Snapshots 54

Review of Wood Treatment Processes 54

Regulatory Issues 54

Outlook 55

China 55

Market Musings 55

Table 10: Chinese Wood Preservative Chemicals Market by

End-Use Sector (1991,1995,2005 and 2010) - Percentage

Breakdown of Volume Sales for Construction, Transportation,

Telecommunication & Public Utility and Others (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 56

Historic Perspective 56

Table 11: Chinese Wood Preservative Chemicals Market (2003):

Percentage Breakdown of Production Volume by

Preservative-Creosote, Chromated Copper Arsenate, Ammoniacal

Copper Arsenate, Pentachlorophenol and Others (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 57

Japan 57

Market Snapshots 57

COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 72 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 86)

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Region/Country Players

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The United States 52

Canada 4

Europe 22

France 2

Germany 6

The United Kingdom 8

Rest of Europe 6

Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 7

Africa 1

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