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Flammability technical forum documents now available
The Research Association recently held an event for members examining the future of the domestic furniture flammability regulations based on current Government discussions.
Output from the forum is now available to all members.
A six page discussion document generated from the event is available which covers comments on:
- Chemical exposure
- Government consultation
The presentation delivered at the forum by FIRA International experts Steve Cotton, John Hubbard and Howard James is also available. The 30 slides cover:
- Current regulations and products covered
- How flame retardants work and FR types
- The government review
- Causes of fire
Both documents are available for members below.
The Research Association plans to host further forums as the government reviews continues and moves to an expected consultation phase.