For years contractors and homeowners have reluctantly used toxic wood stain applications to help maintain wood believing that there was no other safe alternative. But there is. Using a secret recipe handed down through three generations of European woodcrafters, Lifetime Wood Treatment has no toxic chemicals or poisons. Friendly to plants, animals, and people, LifeTime® can be used in direct contact with garden soil without any toxic effect. By using this economical and environment-friendly wood stain product, you make a positive statement about conserving your environment.