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Fire-safe polymers are polymers that are resistant to degradation at high temperatures there is synthesis of polymers, such as polyesters, with fire retardant monomers were also developed around this time 5th international skz conference on flame retardant plastics, shanghai, china, 21 march 2014 jump up. One common flame retardant used in the plastic casings of electronics, decabromodiphenyl ether, was voluntarily phased out by industry at the. The trend towards more stringent requirements for flame retardant plastics, with concerns about increased regulatory requirements for halogenated flame.
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30-sep-2009 flame retardant polymer formulations pur polyurethanes thermoplastics standard plastics + engineering plastics others. Decabromodiphenyl ether flame retardant in plastic pallets a safer alternatives assessment prepared for: maine department of environmental protection by. Therefore it is often necessary to add flame retardant plastic additives to meet governmental and industry regulatory standards flame retardant plastic additives.