Category Archives: Flame retardants

The brominated flame retardant decabromodiphenyl ether banned in the EU

Decabromodiphenyl ether (DBDE, DecaBDE, bis(pentabromophenyl) ether, CAS No 1163-19-5, EC No 214-604-9) is widely used as an additive flame retardant with applications in many different sectors, in particular in plastic and textile articles but also in adhesives, sealants, coatings and inks. DBDE

Decabromodiphenyl ether

DecaBDE was banned fro....

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Dioxin 2014 in Madrid, Spain

logo dioxin 2014Every year there is a very large International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants arranged somewhere in the World.

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These days from August 31st - September 5th the  Read More