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GLRPPR Sector Resource: The Guide to Playgrounds and Arsenic Wood

Title:
The Guide to Playgrounds and Arsenic Wood

Abstract:
New York State Law now regulates the use of Chromated Copper Arsenate (CCA) treated wood, also known as pressure treated wood, in school and public playgrounds. This guide offers some facts about CCA treated lumber, the New York State Law, and resources for further information. (PDF Format; Length: 2 pages)

URL:
http://www.healthyschools.org/documents/CCA_Guide.pdf

Source:
Healthy Schools Network, Inc

Resource Type:
Fact sheet/checklist

Date of Publication:
2003

Associated Sectors:

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