FAPC-170 What is Wood Plastic Composite? » OSU Fact Sheets
wood plastic composite is panel or lumber product made from recycled plastic and small wood particles or fibers. wood plastic wood plastic composites are widely used in the U.S. They are manufactured by mixing wood particles as fine as flour and recycled plastics. Additionally, as of December 2002, wood treated with arsenic-based compounds has been banned when there is a direct contact with humans such as decking material, playground equipment or picnic tables.