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WPC is dedicated to promoting
and supporting a stronger
Canadian wood treating industry


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About Wood Preservation Canada

Wood Preservation Canada (WPC) is the industry association that represents the treated wood industry in Canada. WPC operates under Federal Charter and serves as a forum for those concerned with all phases of the pressure treated wood industry, including research, production, handling and use and the environment. WPC members are committed to producing safe, quality products in an environmentally sound and progressive manner.

Wood Preservation Canada is dedicated to promoting and supporting a stronger Canadian wood treating industry; informing the public on the benefits to be gained from the use of quality wood products; and preserving the integrity of the environment through the promotion of responsible stewardship of our resources. Please do not hesitate to contact us if we can provide any additional information.



  • April 02, 2014
    The CSA Group recently published a new edition of CSA S406-14 Specification of permanent wood foundations for housing and small buildings. This first new edition since 1992 is a result of the support of the WPC and CWPA members, and contributions of regulators, builders, and users from across Canada...
  • September 30, 2013
    The Canadian Wood Preservation Association is inviting you to take part in the 34th Annual Meeting to be held in Toronto, ON, at the Pantages Hotel Downtown Toronto, on Tuesday October 29th and Wednesday October 30th, 2013. The Keynote Speaker will be Professor Peter Laks, of the School of Forest R...
  • June 07, 2013
    Wood Preservation Canada will be present at the 2013 Wood Solutions Fair in Edmonton, Alberta and in Toronto, Ontario. The Edmonton show will take place on October 16, 2013 at the River Creek Marriott Hotel and the Toronto show will be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (South Building) on ...
  • May 21, 2013
    Wood Preservation Canada recently hosted its 2013 Annual General Meeting at the Delta Grand Okanagan Resort and Conference Centre on April 14-16 in Kelowna, B.C. WPC activities were discussed and other organization representatives including Western Wood Preservers Institute, Treated Wood Council, No...