Advances in Fire Retardant Materials

This important book provides a comprehensive account of the advances that have occurred in fire science in relation to a broad range of materials. The manufacture of fire retardant materials is an active area of research, the understanding of which can improve safety as well as the marketability of a product. The first part of the book reviews the advances that have occurred in improving the fire retardancy of specific materials, ranging from developments in phosphorus and halogen-free flame retardants to the use of nanocomposites as novel flame retardant systems. Key environmental issues are also addressed. The second group of chapters examines fire testing issues and regulations. A final group of chapters addresses the application of fire retardant materials in such areas as composites, automotive materials, military fabrics and aviation materials. With its distinguished editors and array of international contributors, this book is an essential reference for producers, manufacturers, retailers and all those wishing to improve fire retardancy in materials. It is also suitable for researchers in industry or academia. Reviews advances in improving the retardancy of materials Addresses key environmental issues Examines fire testing issues and regulations and the challenges involved

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  • Author : A. Richard Horrocks
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 632 pages
  • ISBN : 1845695070
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Advances in Fire Retardant Materials

Advances in Fire Retardant Materials
  • Author : A. Richard Horrocks,D. Price
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 September 2008
GET THIS BOOKAdvances in Fire Retardant Materials

This important book provides a comprehensive account of the advances that have occurred in fire science in relation to a broad range of materials. The manufacture of fire retardant materials is an active area of research, the understanding of which can improve safety as well as the marketability of a product. The first part of the book reviews the advances that have occurred in improving the fire retardancy of specific materials, ranging from developments in phosphorus and halogen-free flame retardants

Fire Retardant Materials

Fire Retardant Materials
  • Author : A. Richard Horrocks,D. Price,Dennis Price
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 02 March 2001
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The editors and contributors provide a comprehensive source of information on all aspects of fire retardancy, emphasizing the burning behavior and flame retarding properties of polymetric materials. They combine combustion, flame retardants, smoke and toxic products and material-specific aspects of combustion in relation to textiles, composites, and bulk polymers. The contributors include the latest research in the nanocomposites, making it an essential source for anyone working with, studying, and developing fire retardant materials. The text considers material properties first; why

Novel Fire Retardant Polymers and Composite Materials

Novel Fire Retardant Polymers and Composite Materials
  • Author : De-Yi Wang
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 21 August 2016
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Novel Fire Retardant Polymers and Composite Materials reviews the latest scientific developments and technological advances in the design and manufacture of fire retardant polymers and composite materials. Fire retardant polymeric materials are used in a broad range of applications in fields such as aviation, automotive, computer, construction, electronics, and telecommunications. It is essential to have a better understanding of the scientific technology used in the design and manufacture of fire-resistant materials and their end products. This book includes the latest

Advanced Flame Retardant Materials

Advanced Flame Retardant Materials
  • Author : Fouad Laoutid
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 06 March 2020
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Recent disasters caused by the spread of fire in buildings and in transportations remind us of the importance of fire protection. Using flame-retardant materials is one important element of the firefighting strategy, which aims to prevent fire development and propagation. These materials are used in different applications, such as in textiles, coatings, foams, furniture, and cables. The development of more efficient and environmentally friendly flame-retardant additives is an active multidisciplinary approach that has attracted a great deal of interest. Studies

Advanced Flame Retardant Materials

Advanced Flame Retardant Materials
  • Author : Fouad Laoutid
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 06 March 2020
GET THIS BOOKAdvanced Flame Retardant Materials

Recent disasters caused by the spread of fire in buildings and in transportations remind us of the importance of fire protection. Using flame-retardant materials is one important element of the firefighting strategy, which aims to prevent fire development and propagation. These materials are used in different applications, such as in textiles, coatings, foams, furniture, and cables. The development of more efficient and environmentally friendly flame-retardant additives is an active multidisciplinary approach that has attracted a great deal of interest. Studies

Flame Retardant Polymeric Materials

Flame Retardant Polymeric Materials
  • Author : Yuan Hu,Xin Wang
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 06 September 2019
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Flame Retardant Polymeric Materials provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of the field, from basic properties and mechanisms of action for flame retardants to emerging methods, materials, and industrial applications. With over 120 black and white images, Hu and Wang cover the latest in the development of novel polymer nanocomposites such as graphene, CNTs, LDHs, POSS, and techniques such as layer-by-layer assembly. These expert authors also include discussions on the important flame-retardant systems based on phosphorus, silicon, and boron. In doing

Polymer Green Flame Retardants

Polymer Green Flame Retardants
  • Author : Constantine D. Papaspyrides,Pantelis Kiliaris
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release : 14 August 2014
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Polymer Green Flame Retardants covers key issues regarding the response of polymers during fire, the mechanisms of their flame retardation, the regulations imposed on their use, and the health hazards arising from their combustion. Presenting the latest research developments, the book focuses in particular on nanocomposites, believed to be the most promising approach for producing physically superior materials with low flammability and ecological impact. The fire properties of nanocomposites of various matrixes and fillers are discussed, the toxicological characteristics of

Flame - Retardant Polymeric Materials

Flame - Retardant Polymeric Materials
  • Author : Menachem Lewin,S. M. Atlas,Eli M. Pearce
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 06 December 2012
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Flammability has been recognized as an increasingly important social and scientific problem. Fire statistics in the United States (Report on the National Commission on Fire Prevention and Control, "America Burning," 1973) emphasized the vast devastation to life and property-12,000 lives lost annually due to fire and these deaths are usually caused by inhaling smoke or toxic gases; 300,000 fire injuries; 11. 4 billion dollars in fire cost of which 2. 7 billion dollars is related to property loss; a billion dollars to burn injury treatment; and 3. 3

Fire and Polymers V

Fire and Polymers V
  • Author : Charles A. Wilkie,Alexander B. Morgan,Gordon L. Nelson
  • Publisher : American Chemical Society Publ
  • Release : 21 January 2021
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This volume addresses recent advances in fire retardancy and examines progress that has been made in controlling fires.

Update on Flame Retardant Textiles

Update on Flame Retardant Textiles
  • Author : Jenny Alongi
  • Publisher : Smithers Rapra
  • Release : 11 November 2013
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This book describes the progress in flame retardancy of both natural and synthetic fibres/fabrics moving from the traditional approaches (back-coating techniques), current chemical solutions (P-, N-, S-, B- based flame retardants) to the novel up-to-date strategies (deposition and/or assembly of architectures, plasma treatments, sol-gel processes, ...). More specifically, the fundamental aspects, the chemistry of current flame retardant textile technologies including back-coating process and the obtained improvements are thoroughly reviewed, taking into account the detrimental environmental effects due to the

Handbook of Fire Resistant Textiles

Handbook of Fire Resistant Textiles
  • Author : F. Selcen Kilinc
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 May 2013
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Given its importance to consumer safety, fire resistant textiles are one of the fastest growing sectors in industrial textiles. Handbook of fire resistant textiles provides a comprehensive review of the considerable advances that have occurred in the field of fire resistant textiles in recent years. It draws together scientific and technical expertise from around the world to produce an important source of current knowledge on fire resistant textiles and their use for protection in hostile environments. Part one provides an

Advances in Functional and Protective Textiles

Advances in Functional and Protective Textiles
  • Author : Shahid ul-Islam,Bhupendra Singh Butola
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 11 June 2020
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Advances in Functional and Protective Textiles explores the latest research in the use of textile materials for protective clothing. The book’s international roster of researchers in industry and academia describe innovative applications in defense, medical, sports, fire protection, radiation protection, and more. This book is an invaluable resource for readers seeking to produce textiles with self-cleaning, antimicrobial, super-hydrophobic, UV-protective, insect repellant, flame retardant or anti-felting properties. Particular attention is given to textile fibers, including cotton, wool, viscose, and other

Improved Fire- and Smoke-Resistant Materials for Commercial Aircraft Interiors

Improved Fire- and Smoke-Resistant Materials for Commercial Aircraft Interiors
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,National Materials Advisory Board,Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems,Committee on Fire- and Smoke-Resistant Materials for Commercial Aircraft Interiors
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 08 September 1995
GET THIS BOOKImproved Fire- and Smoke-Resistant Materials for Commercial Aircraft Interiors

This book describes the Conference on Fire and Smoke-Resistant Materials held at the National Academy of Sciences on November 8-10, 1994. The purpose of this conference was to identify trends in aircraft fire safety and promising research directions for the Federal Aviation Administration's program in smoke and fire resistant materials. This proceedings contains 15 papers presented by distinguished speakers and summaries of the workshop sessions concerning toxicity issues, fire performance parameters, drivers for materials development, and new materials technology.