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Lowest cost because sorting is reduced or eliminated. Also well suited for decking and landscape applications. Disadvantages. Only earth tone colors available in addition to having a stiffness much lower than wood. Wood-Filled RPL Wood-filled RPL is made of plastic mixed with sawdust or other recycled

By choosing recycled plastic lumber as an alternative to composite decking, you are motivated by a desire to save forests and recycle plastic waste. Traditional wood-composite materials are typically manufactured using 50% plastic and 50% organic wood material, such as sawdust or other recycled wood fibers.

Composite decking is exactly what it says: a composite material. In this case, it's a combination of wood byproducts and recycled plastic. Composites started off as a way to reuse discarded plastics and avoid cutting new timber. Originally, this meant using discarded plastic bottles and sawdust from factories

Built to outperform the competition, the Cali Bamboo deck tiles have the same proven durability as BamDeck composite. Top planks are made of 60% reclaimed bamboo fiber and 40% recycled HDPE plastic, making for an easy-to-clean, splinter-free surface that is uniquely protected against moisture,

Let's take a look at recycled wood plastic composite lumber first. Recycled wood plastic composite lumber is made of a 50 50 mix of recycled wood fiber from sawdust, and recycled plastic from garbage bags, PVC and other durable plastics. It is the primary use of most of the plastic garbage bags recycled today. The material

Wet planter pots, red-wine rings and dragged chaise lounges are no match for Transcend fade-, stain-, scratch-, and mold-resistant shell. Earth friendly. Transcend decking is made from 95% recycled materials, from reclaimed wood and sawdust to plastic packaging. Transcends is available in two distinctive styles- premium

Oct 4, 1988 So current sales are only for those purposes where the plastic's special qualities are needed, as in docks for rot resistance or parks and playgrounds where splinters can be a public liability. Some backyard decks in the Chicago area have been made with the product, not least because spilled barbecue

In this research effort, standard 2×6 plastic lumber planks were tested for many different structural properties. The plastic lumber tested was a blend of recycled plastic and sawdust. The tests were conducted at −23.3°C to simulate winter conditions, and at 40.6°C to simulate summer conditions. In all cases the high

Wood plastic composite, a hybrid of wood and plastic, is a material commonly used to replace wood in various applications. The composition of wood Wood sawdust and polyvinyl chloride (PVC) create a WPC that is typically found in window manufacturing, as well as certain decking applications. The combination of