How Green Is Recycled Plastic Lumber? Fox News Jan 8, 2009 It's in park benches, playgrounds, and a lot of decks and porches -- but is fake lumber really greener than the real thing?
Guide to Plastic Lumber - GreenBiz About the Institute for Local Self-Reliance. Since 1974, the Institute for Local Self-Reliance (ILSR) has advised citizens, activists, policymakers, and entrepreneurs on how to design and implement state-of-the-art recycling technologies, policies, and programs with a view to strengthening local economies. ILSR's mission is to
Product Data for Recycled Plastic Lumber Recycled Plastics It is also recommended that an engineering study be performed prior to the use of RPI plastic lumber if the application involves any structural requirements. When utilizing RPI plastic lumber for decking or flooring, careful attention must be paid to joist spacing. Supports should be placed 12 inches on center for 1x profiles.
Recycled plastic lumber invented -- ScienceDaily Jul 7, 2016 Nosker, a prolific inventor, and his colleagues have been on the leading edge of plastics research for decades. They developed several types of structural recycled plastic lumber, a standard way to test plastic lumber, fire retardants for plastic lumber and machines to make plastic lumber. All told, Nosker