Griffin, Ga.-based Osmose, Inc. now has a patent on its MicroShades micronized color technology for treated wood products.
The company said the patent (no. 8,603,576 B2) was issued by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in December.
“This new Osmose patent involves a method using micronized iron oxide color pigments for treating wood,” the company said. It complements other patents owned by Osmos.