NEWS

  • By Year

  • By Application

  • Reset
October 15, 2014

Scientists discuss whether fire risks justify using PIN FRs

In the recently published book on “Polymer Green Flame Retardants” (2014, see image), David Purser and Vyto Babrauskas et al. discuss whether or not the use of flame retardants is justified when c...

READ MORE

Green solutions for polymer fire safety

“Polymer Green Flame Retardants” (Elsevier, 924 pages, September 2014) is a new reference work on fire safety of modern performance materials: “a thorough review of polymer flame retardancy, wit...

READ MORE

pinfa responds to UK furniture fire safety consultation

pinfa has responded to the current consultation (open to 7th October 2014) on modification of the UK furniture fire safety regulations. pinfa reminds that studies carried out for the UK government (BI...

READ MORE
February 14, 2014

Fire safety for aviation conference

2-3 April  2014 Meeting high performance flammability requirements Link to event website...

READ MORE
October 4, 2013

REACH Tool

Self-assessment tool  to prepare reach inspection available on the Cefic website. Link This tool is part of the numerous tools Cefic / PINFA  put at the disposal of its members....

READ MORE
November 16, 2012

ERA Technology Conference – E&E Equipment and the Environment (Heathrow)

Please click here to download the Pinfa presentation...

READ MORE
June 25, 2012

Pinfa 2012 Workshop on FRs in E&E (Tokyo, Japan)

Pinfa organised its 4th E&E Workshop on 14th June 2012 in Tokyo during the JPCA, the Japanese Printed Circuit Board Association. Here you can download the programme and presentations : &nbs...

READ MORE
June 11, 2012

Recycling of Polymers containing Flame Retardants

PINFA Statement with respect to Recycling of Polymers containing Flame Retardants....

READ MORE
November 8, 2011

pinfa 2011 workshop on FRs in E&E (Taipei-Taiwan)

pinfa held its 3rd workshop "Building the Future for Flame Retardants in E&E" on 8th November 2011, at the TPCA Offices, Taipei, Taiwan. Great Success ! A detailed report will come soon....

READ MORE
October 22, 2010

New pinfa brochure on innovative fire safety in transportation

The brochure is available in electronic format and can be dowloaded here: Download document. For printed documents, please contact the pinfa Secretariat at Transport vehicles like...

READ MORE
July 16, 2010

Melamine Cyanurate – Classification & labeling updated

New tests reveal stronger kidney toxicity than previously known, classification and labeling updated....

READ MORE
July 6, 2010

Successful pinfa Workshop on “Building the future for flame retardants”

On 24th June 2010, pinfa held a successful workshop focusing on “Building the future for flame retardants in E&E”....

READ MORE
May 21, 2010

pinfa workshop on “Building the future for flame retardants in E&E”

pinfa organises a one-day workshop on “Building the future for flame retardants in E&E” on 24th June 2010, in Brussels, Belgium....

READ MORE
May 20, 2010

pinfa tripled its membership since its creation

pinfa is delighted to announce that its membership has tripled since its creation a year ago...

READ MORE
April 20, 2010

pinfa membership continues to expand

pinfa is happy to announce that it has now 16 members and welcomes Catena Additives and Rockwood Clay Additives....

READ MORE
April 15, 2010

pinfa membership is expanding

pinfa is happy to announce the expansion of its membership. Today membership has more than doubled to 14 members....

READ MORE
March 25, 2010

pinfa called before European Parliament to present information on PIN FRs

pinfa was called by a group of leading Members of the European Parliament on 23 March 2010 to present information on non-halogenated phosphorus, inorganic & nitrogen (PIN) flame retardants....

READ MORE
March 17, 2010

CHEManager article on pinfa and Flame Retardants Alternatives

In its issue of February / March 2010, CHEManager Europe published an article on pinfa and the three major technologies of non-halogenated flame retardants....

READ MORE
Share This