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

  • Carol A Clausen1Email author,
  • Nami S Kartal2,
  • Rachel A Arango1 and
  • Frederick GreenIII1
Nanoscale Research Letters20116:465

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

Received: 1 July 2011

Accepted: 22 July 2011

Published: 22 July 2011

The Nano Express to this article has been 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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