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Title

Focus on Flame Retardants (Historical)

 
Publication number Date Published
15-04-008January 2015
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Author(s) Wineke, Andrew
Description Flame retardants are chemicals used in a wide variety of products, including foam, plastics and textiles. Flame retardants are added to products to meet flammability standards and are intended to slow the spread of a fire and provide additional escape time. Over time, concerns have increased about the potential negative effects of many flame retardants on human health and the environment.
NOTES This publication has been replaced by publication 21-04-028. Please see the Related Publications below.
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Keywords children's products, flame retardants, Legisative Report, recommendations, Children's Safe Product Act
WEB PAGE Flame retardants
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