Erratum to: The role of particle size of particulate nano-zinc oxide wood preservatives on termite mortality and leach resistance

  • Carol A Clausen1Email author,

    Affiliated with

    • Nami S Kartal2,

      Affiliated with

      • Rachel A Arango1 and

        Affiliated with

        • Frederick GreenIII1

          Affiliated with

          Nanoscale Research Letters20116:465

          DOI: 10.1186/1556-276X-6-465

          Received: 1 July 2011

          Accepted: 22 July 2011

          Published: 22 July 2011

          The original article was published in Nanoscale Research Letters 2011 6:427

          Correction

          Chemical retention calculations have been corrected in Table 1[1].
          Table 1

          Average chemical retention of pre-leached wood blocks.

          Treatment

          Concentration (%)

          Retention (kg/m3)

          Std dev.

          Untreated

          -

          -

          -

          30 nm ZnO

          1.0

          8.9

          0.3

          30 nm ZnO

          2.5

          22.8

          0.8

          30 nm ZnO

          5.0

          44.3

          5.2

          70 nm ZnO

          1.0

          8.4

          1.1

          70 nm ZnO

          2.5

          21.7

          2.7

          70 nm ZnO

          5.0

          46.5

          5.7

          Zn SO4

          1.0

          8.7

          0.4

          Zn SO4

          2.5

          23.1

          0.7

          Zn SO4

          5.0

          43.3

          1.0

          Notes

          Authors’ Affiliations

          (1)
          U.S. Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory
          (2)
          Department of Forest Biology and Wood Protection Technology, Forestry Faculty, Istanbul University

          References

          1. Clausen CA, Kartal SN, Arango RA, Green F III: The role of particle size of particulate nano-zinc oxide wood preservatives on termite mortality and leach resistance. Nanoscale Res Lett 2011, 6: 427. 10.1186/1556-276X-6-427View Article

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