Posts Tagged: BS3998

Iodine Staining Test

The new BS3998:2010 Tree Work – Recommendations makes an interesting reference to Starch Testing (page 19, section 7.2.1) which I’m sure may flummox many practicing Arborists. An Iodine Stain can be used to assess the energy levels of a tree and should, in the first instance, be a simple field test. The test ascertains the… Read more »

Industry Best Practice – Tree Work BS3998:2010

As a progressive company we feel it important to connect with the industry at a local level. To this end we recently showed initiative by being one of the first in the country to organise an event to highlight the recent changes to BS3998 – Tree Work Recommendations. The new British Standard came into force… Read more »