SPE National Week of Flame Retardants


At this year's virtual event, topics include:
  • Emerging technologies in flame retardants
  • Non-halogenated radical generators as flame retardants and synergists
  • Non-halogenated flame retardants from readily available, non-toxic biosources
  • The latest developments in drip and smoke suppressants
  • Chitosan for enhancing non-halogenated fire retardants
Date and Time
August 22, 2022 - August 26, 2022
This is a virtual event


Our fire retardancy expert will be online to answer your boron-related questions.


For more information

To learn more and register, visit the event web site.

U.S. Borax, part of Rio Tinto, is a global leader in the supply and science of borates—naturally-occurring minerals containing boron and other elements. We are 1,000 people serving 650 customers with more than 1,800 delivery locations globally. We supply around 30% of the world’s need for refined borates from our world-class mine in Boron, California, about 100 miles northeast of Los Angeles.  Learn more about Rio Tinto.

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