Speakers from different industries indicated that PIN FRs are seen as environmentally preferable and as a necessary component of industry or regulator objectives for materials sustainability. Researchers presented data showing that today most materials fire safety scientific publications target PIN technologies, parallel to an increase in publications addressing FR sustainability.
ECOFRAM was organised by the French Chemical Society and MateriaNova R&D Belgium, and was welcomed by Fouad Laoutid, leader of the conference organisation team. He announced that the second ECOFRAM conference will take place in Metz, France, in 2018, organised by the University of Lorraine.
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