Flame Retardants are essential for the safety of many products around us

PIN FRs ensure that electronics stay safe

Most fire deaths are from smoke toxicity, which is reduced by PIN FRs

Fires today grow nearly ten times faster than 40 years ago

PIN FRs can ensure fire safety of natural and recycled insulation products

Certain PIN flame retardants were found preferable by 3rd party research projects and institutions, such as ENFIRO, US EPA, Green Screen

OUR NEWS

04/11/2019

Furniture fire safety

Konrad Wilkens Flecknoe-Brown, DBI (Danish Institute of Fire & Security Technology), presented fire tests of polyurethane slabs (1.2m x 0.6m x 50mm), showing that flame spread, time to peak heat release, and peak heat release rate are all very variable and dependent on the point of ignition (edge and corner effects).

READ MORE
04/11/2019

Conference paper prize winners interviews

Most of the current fire safety solutions were developed in response to and based on fire accidents that occurred in the past, often some time ago.

READ MORE
04/11/2019

Tomorrow’s fire safety applications

Brian Lattimer, Jensen Hughes (now with Virginia Tech), USA, summarised challenges for fire safety requirements in railways in the USA.

READ MORE

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Pinfa monthly newsletter brings you the latest on fire safety, pin flame retardants, new developments, new applications, regulations, and health and environment in Europe and worldwide.

 

If you wish to unsubscribe or modify your email, please use the personalised link in the footer of the newsletter email you received.
If you cannot find the link, please send an email to .

OUR VIDEOS

PINFA’S GLOBAL REACH

^

2009 European Union

^

2012 USA & Canada

^

2018 in China

OUR MEMBERS