WPC decking is a kind of new eco-friendly landscaping material which is produced under high temperature and pressure from the mixture of HDPE and wood fiber.
Applications of WPC solid decking
The WPC decking can replace wooden decking and wood preservative decking to be long-time used in outdoor, port, dock, seaside, wetlands, water platform, park roads, and many other landscaping and municipal projects.
Advantages of WPC solid decking
Physical characteristics: high strength, high hardness, anti-skidding, abrasion resistance, insects resistance, moisture resistance, corrosion resistance, inflammation resistance anti-cracking, anti-aging, anti-static electricity and anti-UV, insulation, thermal insulation, bearing 75℃~ - 40℃ temperature, life time can be 3 times of that of ordinary wood materials.
Environmental performance: non-toxic substances, non-dangerous chemical composition, no preservatives , no harmful substances like formaldehyde, benzene etc.. It will not cause air pollution or environmental pollution, which can be 100% recycled, re-processed and biodegradable.
Appearance: 1.it looks like wood but more stable than wood because there are not wood knots, crackles, bending or deformation. It can be made into different colors which will not fade. The surface doesn't need to be painted.
Processing performance: 4.it can be re-processed, sawed, planned, glued, and fixed with nail or screw. It is easy and convenient to be installed. Through normal practices, it can be processed into many kinds of products, widely used for indoor and outdoor decoration in municipal garden, construction, sports stadiums, private courtyard, etc.
Ask: Can WPC be painted or stained?
Answer: Painting and staining is not recommended for WPC; however, if required, use a proper high quality primer and paint only on the brushed surface. Do not use paint or stain on surfaces of high traffic areas.
Ask: Will WPC decking rot or decay like wood?
Answer: WPC has been extensively tested under hostile accelerated aging conditions by outside laboratories. It is warranted to resist rot and fungal decay when properly installed and maintained.
Ask: Can WPC be used by the sea?
Answer: WPC is ideal in a marine environment, being unaffected by salt air.
Ask: Is the WPC made of recycled material?
Answer: Yes. WPC is the use of recycled plastic and waste wood/bamboo powder or rice chaff and other natural plant fiber processing as raw materials.
Ask: How to deal with WPC, whether need special tools?
Answer: The WPC is as easy to process as wood, and is even easier in some respects. Only need to use ordinary wood processing tools can be cut, drilling and other treatment.