Posts Tagged: Iodine Staining Test

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 »