Focus on Flame Retardants
Focus on Flame Retardants (Number of pages: 2) (Publication Size: 386KB)
|Description||Flame retardants are chemicals used in a wide variety of products, including foam, plastics and textiles. Flame retardants are added to products to meet flammability standards and are intended to slow the spread of a fire and provide additional escape time. Over time, concerns have increased about the potential negative effects of many flame retardants on human health and the environment.|
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|Keywords||children's products, flame retardants, Legisative Report, recommendations, Children's Safe Product Act|
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