Abstract:In this study, we aimed evaluate the behavior of the brown-rot fungus Gloeophylum trabeum and white-rot fungus Pycnoporus sanguineus on thermally-modified Eucalyptus grandis wood. To this end, boards from five-year-eleven-month-old E. grandis trees, taken from the Duratex-SA company stock, were thermally-modified between 180 °C and 220 °C in the Laboratory of Wood Drying and Preservation at Universidade Estadual Paulista -UNESP, Botucatu, Sao Paulo state Brazil. Samples of each treatment were tested according … Show more
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