AWPI

AcronymDefinition
AWPIAmerican Wood Preservers Institute
AWPIAboriginal Workforce Participation Initiative (Canada)
AWPIAustralian Water Polo, Inc.
AWPIAmerican Water Purification, Inc.
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the AWPI, which represented the industry during the EPA's review of CCA and persuaded the agency not to require warnings on the wood
Mel Pine, communications manager for the AWPI, says that although CCA-treated wood can last 50 years or more, its practical life is probably less than a decade.
According to a 25 March 2001 article in The Gainesville Sun, Scott Ramminger, president of the AWPI, said that the cleanup was not necessary.
NOTE TO EDITORS: For reprints of the article in Priorities magazine, call the AWPI Hotline, 800-356-AWPI/
AWPI began its fight for continued use of CCA following a decision Minnesota made in the mid-1990s to ban several "listed metals," including lead, mercury, and hexavalent chromium.