Publications available via SAWPA

The following publications have been published by SAWPA:

Protocol for the Treatment of Timber Imported into South Africa.

Please click here to read this protocol.

Protocol for the establishment of a wood preservation plant in South Africa

Please contact SAWPA in this regard on +27 11 974 1061 or by email: sawpa@global.co.za

Environmental Guidelines for Industrial Wood Preservation - Guidelines for reducing Environmental Impacts

This document is now known as SANS 10255 – Health, safety and environmental guidelines for the construction and operation of timber treatment plants, and this standard can be purchased online at the SABS Webstore or through their Standards sales department at webstore@sabs.co.za or phone them at+27 12 428 6128.

Protocol for the Approval of Wood Preservatives in South Africa

The protocol described in this document has been prepared to assist wood preservative manufacturers and/or suppliers in the procedures required to provide regulatory authorities with the necessary information and data on which to base their judgment and make an assessment regarding compulsory registration and approval of wood preservative products in South Africa.
The information given is comprehensive and provides guidelines on registration and approval procedures.

PRICE

SAWPA Members: Your first copy is free
Non-SAWPA Members: R50-00 plus VAT for South African buyers. Price includes postage - surface mail

PROTOCOL FOR THE REQUIRED PROPERTIES AND THE REGISTRATION WITH THE NATIONAL DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, OF SURFACE COATING WOOD PRESERVATIVES FOR USE ON CUT ENDS OF TREATED TIMBER (END SEALS)

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Please e-mail us should you wish to order these publications: sawpa@global.co.za