Conference themes will include:

Innovative chemistry for the design of fire retardants

New concepts in flame retardancy

Fire retardant mechanisms

Modelling and prediction

New approaches in the testing and characterisation of fire behaviour

Safety and environmental impact of fire retardants, including smoke toxicity

Advanced processing and recycling of flame-retarded polymeric materials for a circular economy

Fire retardant solutions for biobased polymers and biobased fire retardants

Trends in fire retardant surface treatments, textiles and foams

Flame retardancy of fibre-reinforced composites

Fire-safe solutions for various industries (including transportation, building and construction, electrical and electronic industry)