Red phosphorus is a useful fire retardant
because of its high efficiency, low density, and excellent electrical properties.
Specialty chemical manufacturer Buckman is introducing a new green Flamebloc GS line of fire retardant
products to the commercial and consumer markets.
Dricon[R] fire retardant
treated wood, made with fire retardant
chemicals from Arch Wood Protection, Inc.
Elk Technologies' VersaShield brand of fire barrier fabrics offers manufacturers several fire retardant
Technical presentations on Friday, September 20, will include the following: "Is there a nano in your future?" Karl Kamena, Omni Tech International; "Nanoparticles as fire retardant
additives for polymeric materials," Joseph H.
Superfine melamine crystal is a non-toxic, environmentally safe fire retardant
suitable for use in a wide range of foams and other materials.
This information is important because it has been established that a few percent of clay mixed into the polymer can greatly enhance the mechanical and fire retardant
performance of the composite if dis persion and exfoliation of the clay occurs.
As the fire retardant
is incorporated, however, the LOI is increased, giving higher values over 20.
The seed spreader used in the Roanoke County fire, one of six hydroseeders VDOT has throughout the state, carries almost 3,000 gallons of water and can hold more fire retardant
than a standard fire truck pumper.
The group will spend part of a day meeting with West Nipissing farmers interested in investigating how German seed and canola oil technology is used as an industrial fire retardant
. During a scouting trip to Sudbury in May, Schreiber told a group of businessmen and government officials that the many small- and medium-sized companies situated in the former East Germany have a keen interest in forming transatlantic alliances with the intent of exchanging knowledge and technology, not just selling goods in the North American market.
Bamboo members were straightened in China through heat and pressure, and then processed with insecticide and fire retardant
. All material specifications and structural calculations had to follow strict German codes.