Accoya® is the world’s leading modified timber product. Manufactured by Accsys Technologies, it is one of the most advanced wood products on the market, using the latest in wood acetylation technology to deliver outstanding levels of performance, stability and durability. Providing the same high-quality and aesthetic attributes of tropical hardwoods, it also boasts excellent environmental credentials by using wood sourced from FSC certified and sustainable forests, while being 100% non-toxic.
A high performance, sustainable and low maintenance timber, Accoya can be used for many applications, including windows, doors, wide board decking, cladding and glulam structural beams. Its outstanding properties, including class 1 durability and a 50 year above ground guarantee, have led to Accoya being used in many demanding internal and external applications.
Recognised as the “Future of Wood” by a leading panel of Irish architects, Accoya (distributed by Abbey Woods, specialist timber suppliers in Ireland) was awarded top honours in the Best Exterior Building Product Category at Architecture Expo 2012.
Accoya has been certified as 100% carbon neutral over its full life cycle, and has been awarded gold standard in the Cradle to Cradle® certification program. It is in use all over Ireland from Accoya wide decking boards for a large multinational headquarters in Dublin, restoration of the award winning glasshouses in the world renowned gardens of Fota House, Cork, to many window and door applications, to name few.
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