FLAME Conference

Expert Dr. Kelvin Shen spoke about borates in fire retardancy.

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The 30th annual FLAME conference is a gathering of flame retardancy experts across government, academia, and industry from around the world. The conference sessions span the diverse field of flame retardant coatings science, technology, design, and manufacturing. Whether new to the industry or a veteran attendee, the FLAME conference is designed to keep professionals up-to-date on the latest industry and scientific advancements.



Learn more and register at the event web site.

May 19, 2019 - May 22, 2019

Marriott Plaza
555 S Alamo Street
San Antonio, TX
United States

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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