Copper naphthenate: How the leading replacement for pentachlorophenol improves ESG & Sustainability

Copper naphthenate is the leading replacement for pentachlorophenol. As a heavy-duty oil-borne wood preservative with a great environmental profile, copper naphthenate is the best pentachlorophenol replacement for wood utility pole preservation and has been used as a successful wood pole preservative in the United States for decades. If Canada’s PMRA doesn’t act quickly to align their regulatory decisions with the EPA’s, our supply chains could be disrupted.

Host: Faran Mirza, Manager, Corporate Partners Program and Sponsorships

Presenting Corporate Partner: NISUS Corporation

Presenter: Jeff Lloyd, PhD BSC, ARCS, DIC, FIWSC Senior Vice President, Innovation and Sustainability

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