|Asahi Kasei's SunForce™ Expanded mPPE Beads Foaming Material Achieves UL 94 V-0 Rating
(May 03, 2011) - Industry News
Asahi Kasei's SunForce™ Expanded mPPE Beads Foaming Material Achieves UL 94 V-0 Rating... Asahi Kasei's SunForce™ Expanded mPPE Beads Foaming Material Achieves UL 94 V-0 Rating - News
Asahi Kasei's SunForce™ Expanded mPPE Beads Foaming Material Achieves UL 94 V-0 Rating
- May 3, 2011
SAUDI ARABIA -- Asahi... Kasei Chemicals has developed SunForce™ expanded modified polyphenylene ether (mPPE) beads, the world's first expanded beads to achieve the UL
|Grilon TS Family Provides Flame-retardancy to Photovoltaic and E&E Applications
(Jul 20, 2011) - Industry News
designed components. Both grades are characterized by first-class electrical properties (e.g. CTI: 600 V) and high flame resistance (flammability rating UL 94 V-0 at 0.35 mm for all colors) as well as a glowing wire value (GWIT) of 775°C. This provides conformity with the household appliances standard IEC... tensile).
This product group is rounded off by Grilon TSM-30/4 V0
|Applied NanoWorks Develops FlexB™ Flame Retardant
(Feb 11, 2009) - Industry News
FlexB™, a boron-based, non-halogenated flame retardant ( FR ) additive for nylon, epoxies and water-based coatings. Material testing has achieved UL-94 V-0 ratings with FlexB loading levels as low as 3%.
"FlexB™ is targeted at high-performance materials where traditional high load levels negatively... applications, often must meet UL-94 V-0 flammability ratings. Many current FR additives require loading levels as high as 20-30% to meet this standard, impacting the processability, rheology and mechanical properties of the material. The ability of the FlexB™ FR additive to achieve UL-94
|Effect of Phosphorus FRs on the Thermal Degradation of PC and ABS
(Sep 24, 2012) - R&D Highlight
of the phosphates pass UL-94 V-0 rating; their LOI values were >30%. ABS with 30 - 35% by wt. phospahte also pass the UL-94 V-0 rating and their LOI values were about 28%%. SEM revealed that the char properties had direct effects on flame retardancy.
More information on : http://www.tandfonline.com/...
- Sep 24, 2012
Technical Paper -
Phosphorus flame retardants were used to impart flame retardancy to PC and ABS. Combustion behaviors and thermal degradation properties of the systems were assayed by limiting oxygen index (LOI), vertical burning test (UL-94
|INJECTION-MOLDED MULTI-COMPONENT COMPOSITE SYSTEMS HAVING IMPROVED FIRE BEHAVIOUR
(May 09, 2013) - Patent
moulding grade; very free-flowing; Vicat/B 120=96° C.; UL listing 94 V-0 at 1.5 mm; containing antimony-, chlorine- and bromine-free flame retardant
77. M8: Bayblend FR3020: Polycarbonate/ABS blend, containing 5% mineral filler; thin-wall type; injection moulding; Vicat/B 120=103° C.; HDT/A>=85° C.; very... UL listing 94 V-0 at 1.5 mm; containing antimony-, chlorine- and bromine-free flame retardant; glow wire flammability index (GWFI): 960° C. at 20 mm
79. M10: Bayblend T65XF: Polycarbonate/ABS blend, standard grade; injection moulding; Vicat/B 120=120° C.; improved flow characteristics as compared... in thickness b and V0
|Optimize your cost with BUDIT® IS 3001:
A new efficient intumescent system for PP and PE! - Optimize your cost with BUDIT® IS 3001: A new efficient intumescent system for PP and PE!
(Apr 24, 2013) - Solution Case Study
electrical & electronic and wire & cable.
Reach high flame retardant performance at lower cost
The use of BUDIT ® IS 3001 enables to meet stringent flammability requirements conforming to UL 94 V-0 and V-2 at lower cost .
According to your application, the table below demonstrates... that BUDIT ® IS 3001 allows to reach excellent properties in flame retardancy:
|SABIC Innovative Plastics Announces VDE Certification of 10 Flame-Retardant Materials for Household Appliance Applications
(Aug 07, 2008) - Industry News
panels, battery chargers and fuse holders.
Noryl* Polyphenylene Oxide (PPO) Resin Noryl* NH6020 resin: This all-color, high-CTI amorphous material features thin-wall, halogen-free flame retardance of UL-94 V0 at 0.8mm. It offers a ball pressure temperature (BPT) of 125 C and a CTI of up to 600V... depending on color. This grade also provides a good balance of flow and mechanical properties, as well as lower density and hydrolytic stability. Noryl NH7010 resin: This amorphous material features halogen-free flame retardance of UL-94
|Ferro introduces new flame retardant polypropylenes
(Dec 18, 2000) - Industry News
The halogen-based products meet a number of requirements, including the Underwriters
Laboratories 94 V-0, California's TB-133 furniture standard and the BellCore brushfire
test. Ferro says that it has certified its laboratories to perform UL's oven aging
to meet customer requests for future... Ferro introduces new flame retardant polypropylenes - News
Ferro introduces new flame retardant polypropylenes
Plastics Additives & Compounding
- Dec 18, 2000
A new product line of non-blooming, low specific gravity, V-0
|Solvay's FR Ixef® PARA Resin Receives UL 94 V0 Rating for Electrical/Electronics Applications
(Mar 05, 2012) - Industry News
Solvay's FR Ixef® PARA Resin Receives UL 94 V0 Rating for Electrical/Electronics Applications... Solvay's FR Ixef® PARA Resin Receives UL 94 V0 Rating for Electrical/Electronics Applications - News
Solvay's FR Ixef® PARA Resin Receives UL 94 V0 Rating for Electrical/Electronics Applications
- Mar 5, 2012
ALPHARETTA,... U.S.A -- Ixef® 1524 polyarylamide (PARA) resin from Solvay Specialty Polymers USA, LLC, has received an Underwriters Laboratories (UL
|Effect of Phosphorus Compounds on Flame Retardancy & Thermal Degradation of PC/ABS
(Nov 02, 2012) - R&D Highlight
test (UL-94), and thermogravimetric analysis. PC/7 wt.% BDMPP and PC/5 wt.% PBSPP pass UL-94 V-0 rating; their LOI values were 32.7% and 33.6% respectively. ABS/35 wt.% BDMPP and ABS/30 wt.% PBSPP also pass the UL-94 V-0 rating and their LOI values were 28.9% and 28.3% respectively. Scanning electron
|Intumescent Flame Retardants with better resistance towards humid conditions - Intumescent Flame Retardants with better resistance towards humid conditions
(Apr 07, 2008) - Solution Case Study
PP / HPDE / LDPE / and other polymers...
Effects: Low water solubility Halogen free and non toxic Colorless Low smoke UL 94
Water solubility has been an issue with conventional APP FR
In some applications that can... very low solubility in water, Budit® 3168 is colorless , non-toxic and halogen free . Moreover, this Flame Retardant allows:
To pass UL94 V0
|First Clear Thermoplastic Polycarbonate to Meet UL 94 5VA at 3mm Thickness
(Dec 14, 2009) - Industry News
introduced a flame retardant polycarbonate resin that is suitable for demanding requirements, particularly for LED, lighting and electrical applications. Makrolon® FR 7087 is believed to be the first clear thermoplastic material to meet UL 94 5VA specifications at 3mm thickness, and also meets V-0... First Clear Thermoplastic Polycarbonate to Meet UL 94
|FR 04530 PC
(Nov 14, 2013) - TDS Abstract
is 2.0-4.0%. Provides flame retardancy according to UL 94 V0 at 1.6 mm and halogen free according to german electrotechnical industry standard DIN 57472.
Applications / Recommended for: PC (Polycarbonate) Injection molding - thermoplastics >> Blow molding Safety, regulation & environement >> Halogen-free
|Non-halogenated Flame Retardant PC Compositions
(Feb 01, 2013) - R&D Highlight
This invention claims a flame retardant polycarbonate composition. The claimed polycarbonate contains a non-halogenated polyphosphazene as a flame retardant, along with talc, PTFE, and optionally, a potassium salt of perfluorobutane sulfonic acid. The compound can achieve a UL 94 rating of V-0 at two
|Flame Retardants - Brueggemann
(Jan 01, 2008) - Company StoreFront
retardant within the polymer resin
BRUGGOLEN® F 505 Mixture of bromine and antimony trioxide
containing compounds along with suitable processing auxiliaries Very efficient flame retardant for thermoplastics: V-0 classification according to UL 94 (unfilled and reinforced
|Combustion and thermal properties of PLA with phosphate-containing flame-retardant
(Jan 22, 2010) - R&D Highlight
It was shown that the PLA composites containing only 5 weight% additive achieved UL-94 V-0. A flame retardance mechanism of the phosphate-polyether/PLA composite was substantiated by SEM and in situ FTIR. TGA and DSC studies revealed that both the thermal stability and rate of crystallization of PLA were... flame-retardant
Duane Priddy Sr.
- Jan 22, 2010
Technical Paper -
A series of flame retardant PLA products containing a new phosphate-polyether were prepared by melt blending. The combustion properties of blends were evaluated through UL-94
|Polypropylene formulations for improving flame retarding rating
(Jan 14, 2010) - R&D Highlight
The invention is an improved flame retardant PP formulation containing impact copolymer or impact modified PP, tris(tribromoneopentyl) phosphate and a carbon-carbon free radical generator. This formulation meets a UL 94 rating of V-0 without the addition of antimony... trioxide. For example, 78 parts of PP copolymer, 17 parts of tris(tribromoneopentyl) phosphate ( FR 370), and other additives, were pelletized using a twin-screw extruder to give a highly impact resistant PP with a UL-94
|Electrical & Electronic Equipment - Flame Retardants Center
(Jan 01, 2008) - Additive Center
Condensed Phase Chemical Effect Gas Phase Physical Effect
Solutions for Compliancy
Electrical & Electronic Equipment
1. UL 94 test method 2. LOI test 3. Glow wire test 4. Vertical flame spread on bunched wires
These requirements cover tests... includes, but
is not limited to, factors such as ease of ignition, burning rate, flame spread,
fuel contribution, intensity of burning, and products of combustion. UL-94
|Woodbridge Launches WhisperTech™ FR Foams for Under-the-hood Auto Applications
(Jun 21, 2012) - Product News
of polymeric materials. WhisperTech™ UL-94 V0 rated foams self extinguish, once exposed to an open flame, in both horizontal and vertical test protocols. This formulation can also be specifically engineered to meet specifications including; Coloring including black, Heat Aging, Humidity Aging and No-Drip... performance.
WhisperTech™ foams can be fabricated in mechanically cut sheets, or molded into custom fit complex geometries, to meet exacting levels of acoustical performance. Domenic Sinopoli, Executive Director of Sales and General Manager StrataForm™, The Woodbridge Group®, states "WhisperTech™ UL-94
(Mar 15, 2013) - TDS Abstract
FR required for UL flammability performance. It meets the requirements of Underwriters Laboratories (UL) 94 V0 flame retardant at a specimen thickness of 3.2 mm (1/8").
Applications / Recommended for: PC (Polycarbonate)
TYPICAL PROPERTIES VALUE UNIT
pH of water solution 7.0
Flash point 950 °F