New Flexible Flame Retardant Coatings Based on Siloxane Resin and Ethylene-Vinyl Chloride Copolymer
AbstractThis work presents the effectiveness of a phosphorus-containing flame retardant based on siloxane resin and ethylene-vinyl chloride copolymer as a back-coating of fabrics. The possibility of improving flame retardant efficiency of this composition by introducing fumed silica, montmorillonite, carbon nanotubes, and graphite was evaluated. The effect of each additive on the efficiency of the composition was examined separately. Flammability tests of flame retardant-coated fabrics (natural and synthetic) were carried out using pyrolysis combustion flow calorimetry (PCFC), cone calorimetry, and limiting oxygen index determination. An assessment of the ignitability of upholstered furniture containing flame retardant fabric, resistance to washing, antifungal activity, and some of the utility properties of the final newly-developed flame-retardant coating was conducted. View Full-Text
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Wesolek, D.; Gasiorowski, R.; Rojewski, S.; Walentowska, J.; Wojcik, R. New Flexible Flame Retardant Coatings Based on Siloxane Resin and Ethylene-Vinyl Chloride Copolymer. Polymers 2016, 8, 419.
Wesolek D, Gasiorowski R, Rojewski S, Walentowska J, Wojcik R. New Flexible Flame Retardant Coatings Based on Siloxane Resin and Ethylene-Vinyl Chloride Copolymer. Polymers. 2016; 8(12):419.Chicago/Turabian Style
Wesolek, Dorota; Gasiorowski, Ryszard; Rojewski, Szymon; Walentowska, Judyta; Wojcik, Rafał. 2016. "New Flexible Flame Retardant Coatings Based on Siloxane Resin and Ethylene-Vinyl Chloride Copolymer." Polymers 8, no. 12: 419.
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