Pinfa North America Announces New Workshop for 2020

Non-Halogen Flame Retardant Formulator's Workshop:

Two Days of Class and Hands-on Demonstrations

Location: Case Western University - Cleveland, Ohio

Date: October 19-20, 2020

-- Registration Opening Soon --


This course is designed to provide the basics and insights from experts to get a better understanding of the following:

  • The Case for Flame Retardants/PINFA

  • FR 101:

    • FR Mechanisms

    • Types of FRs, especially NHFR

    • NHFR Chemistries

    • Types of Flammability Tests

  • Lab Tour and Hands on FR Testing/Videos of Large-Scale Tests

  • Approach to Formulating with NHFRs

  • Specific NHFRs for Specific Polymers

  • Case Studies on Actual Applications

  • Future NHFR Developments and Approaches to Sustainable FRs

Benefits of Attending This Course
  • Provide Basic Understanding of Flame Retardant Mechanisms, Ingredients and Tests

  • Improve Understanding How Formulators Design Systems to Meet Application Needs

The Course Will be Taught By:
  • Instructors Who Have Decades of Industrial Experience in formulating and compounding

  • Combination of Presentations/Case Studies/Lab Tests and Tour- UL, Cone, smoke chamber-etc.


For more information and to be on our mailing list contact:

Or call Mr. Roger Avakian at 330-285-5984

©PINFA-NA 2020


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