Experts from around the world attend the BCC Research Annual Conference on Recent Advances in Flame Retardancy of Polymeric Materials every year to discuss the latest  studies on flame retardants and polymeric materials. We showed up at this  year’s conference to ask some questions on key topics. Take a look at what we  learned from fire-safety experts on flame retardants.

The Difference Flame Retardants Make

The Safe Use of Flame Retardants

The Need for Flame Retardants

The Future of Flame Retardants

Personal Feelings about Flame Retardants


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