Non-toxic flame retardants


Many multi-plug connectors pose a fire risk, as they can overheat if the current flow is high. Flame retardants in the connector can prevent fires or slow the spread of the blaze.
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Electronics, vehicles, textiles – almost all modern-day products contain some form of plastic. Its high combustibility means it must be protected from naked flames. New techniques simplify the production of environmentally friendly flame retardants.

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