Much of the world's electrical distribution system is suspended on wood poles. Copper Care's product line of wood preservatives, tools, and supplies is especially tailored to fit the needs of both the applicator and the pole. Specialized internal treatments are designed to control decay and insects in refractory heartwoods and vulnerable sapwood. Cu-Bor's excellent penetration properties transport Boron and copper from the surface deep into the outer shell.

Cu-Lam Barrier Wrap serves as a preservative containment. Cu-Lam keeps pressure treatments in the wood and out of the soil, greatly extending preservative service life. The copper laminate system has excellent galvanic durability in ground contact is an effective barrier against subterranean termites.

Ready-to-Use Tenino Copper Naphthenate (2% metallic copper) and Cu-Nap 8% concentrate can both be used to satisfy AWPA's M4 Standard for field treating end-cuts of pressure treated lumber. Tenino Copper Naphthenate in pint and gallon packaging is readily available at local lumberyards, hardware stores and Cu-Nap 8% concentrate is a cost effective solution for bulk treaters and comes packaged in 5 gallon, 55 gallon and bulk truckload. To purchase Cu-Nap 8% concentrate contact us for a consultation (to provide customers with the highest quality service low volume purchasers will be forwarded to a distributor based on industry and geographic region).

Cu-Bor is a Copper/Boron wood preservative. CuBor is used to treat the groundline area of standing wood structures such as utility poles. The highly effective active ingredients in Cu-Bor travel deep into the wood by diffusion (osmotic action).

Barrier wraps are impermeable membranes that are placed over the butt end of wood poles just prior to installation. Barrier wraps offer additional protection to treated wood from decay, insect attack, and preservative strength loss over time. They also protect the surrounding soil from preservative migration.

Copper Care Wood Preservatives' Cu-Nap Concentrate (8% Cu as metal) is a liquid Copper Naphthenate wood preservative that can be diluted with diesel or mineral spirits. It is widely used as a dip treatment for fence posts. Cu-Nap Concentrate is labeled for the treatment of posts, poles, lumber, siding, boxes, roof shakes and shingles, fence pickets, landscape timbers, cellulose textiles and cordage. Apply by brush, dip, or pressure treatment. Cu-Nap Concentrate is a cost effective solution for large volume, commercial users. Read the label carefully and follow instructions. It is against the law to use Cu-Nap concentrate in a manner inconsistent with the label.

Super-Fume is Dazomet: (Tetrahydro-3,5-dimethyl-2H-1,3,5-thiadiazine-2-thione) an easy-to-use granular fumigant. Super-fume used to protect the refractory heartwoods of thin-sapwood species like Douglas Fir and Western Red Cedar from decay. Extensive independent testing has proven Super-fume delivers effective protection to the difficult to treat interior of wood utility poles. Packaged in seven-pound, one-gallon jugs or by the dose in easy-to-accelerate paper-tube packaging Super-Fume is the first choice in safe and effective fumigant protection.