IRG Annual Meeting


The International Research Group on Wood Protection (IRG) is the leading global organization for the dissemination of scientific information on wood protection technologies. The 50th annual meeting includes:
  • Knowledge transfer in the wood protection sector
  • Mass timber: Protecting its potential
  • Protecting sustainable wood infrastructure

Event Experts

U.S. Borax is a Gold Sponsor for this event. Our boron experts are attending and available to discuss all of your boron needs.



Learn more and register at the event web site.

May 12, 2019 - May 16, 2019

Fairmont Le Château Frontenac
1 Rue des Carrières
Québec City, QC

U.S. Borax, part of Rio Tinto, is a global leader in the supply and science of borates—naturally-occurring minerals containing boron and other elements. We are 1,000 people serving 650 customers with more than 1,800 delivery locations globally. We supply around 30% of the world’s need for refined borates from our world-class mine in Boron, California, about 100 miles northeast of Los Angeles.  Learn more about Rio Tinto.

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