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Preservative protection of timber

Effective preservative technologies from Lonza extend the service life of timbers, making them a high performance material choice for a wide range of construction, landscaping and engineering applications.

For more than 60 years Lonza has lead the way in the development of market leading solutions for saw millers and pole treatment plants with robust products and treatment plant solutions across the African continent.


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Market Leading Products and Service

Our market leading brands including Tanalith®, Antiblu® and Vacsol® have lead the way in the preservation of timber in South African and African export markets. Today our factory is located in the small seaside town of Port Shepstone about 120 km from Durban, where our team of highly knowledgeable and dedicated professionals service our customers’ requirements.


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Lonza offers proven and innovative technologies that preserve, protect and enhance wood. If you share our passion for wood protection, let Lonza be the key ingredient in your business.