Pinfa member IMERYS has launched a range of mineral flame retardant (FR) synergists for engineered thermoplastics. The synergists are morphologically and chemically engineered for use in thermoplastics. Each product provides unique performance enhancing properties in addition to the synergistic behaviour. Benefits include improved UL94 classification, rheology, dimensional stability, reinforcement and improved processing (reduced equipment corrosion) – all while reducing the loading of FRs and other additives. Applications include, electrical and electronics, appliances and electric vehicles.
“IMERYS releases new product: ImerShield™ Flame Retardants”, 1st August 2022 https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/imerys-releases-new-product-imershield-flame-retardants-301596992.html