FR-Conference | Fire Safe Textiles and Plastics

Program

 

Thursday 12th October 2017

09:30

Welcoming speech and official opening of the congress

09:40

FLAME RETARDANTS IN TEXTILES & PLASTICS
Isabel De Schrijver, Centexbel (BE)

10:10

MITIGATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT CAUSED BY FLAME RETARDANT TEXTILE FINISHING - CHEMICALS
Àngels Rovira, LEITAT Technological Center (ES)

10:40

ENTERPRISE EUROPE NETWORK
Magali Parent, VLAIO (BE)

10:50

Coffee break & PARTNERING MEETINGS

11:20

SAFR® - THE WAY TO MORE SUSTAINABLE FIRE SAFETY SOLUTIONS IN TEXTILES
Edie Engels, ICL Industrial Products (NL)

11:50

CHARACTERIZATION AND KINETICS OF THERMAL DEGRADATION OF WOOL FIBRE
Elif Kaynak, Anadolu University (TR)

12:20

Lunch & PARTNERING MEETINGS

14:00

NOVEL POLYMERIC NON-HALOGENATED FLAME RETARDANTS FOR MULTIPLE FIBRE APPLICATIONS
Ulrich Girrbach, FRX Polymers (US)

14:30

FLAME RETARDANCY FOR COMPOSITES
Wouter Geurts, Agoria (BE)

15:00

CALCIUM BASED HYDRATED MINERALS AS PROMISING FR ADDITIVES FOR POLYOLEFINES
Fouad Laoutid, Materia Nova Research Center (BE)

15:30

Coffee break & PARTNERING MEETINGS

16:00

BIOBASED FLAME RETARDANT TEXTILES WITH LIGNIN-CONTAINING INTUMESCENT SYSTEM
Stéphane Giraud, ENSAIT (FR)

16:30

HALOGEN-FREE FLAME RETARDANTS FOR TEXTILES – ECO-ADVANCED SOLUTIONS FOR COATINGS
Michael Schuhmann, Archroma (CH)

17:00

FIRE RETARDANT LIQUIDS FOR AFTERCARE USE
Bart Van Herreweghe , Product-Proof (BE)

17:30

Closing of the first conference day & PARTNERING MEETINGS

19:00

CONFERENCE DINNER

 

Friday 13th October 2017

09:00

FIRE-RETARDANT MATERIALS AND WEARABLE ELECTRONICS
Daniela Zavec Pavlinic, Titera (SI)

09:30

A PURE AND NATURAL SOLUTION TO FR TREAT NATURAL FABRICS
Bart Desmet, MMT (BE)

10:00

INTUMESCENT TEXTILE COATINGS
Roy Lubbers, Schmits International (NL)

10:30

Coffee break & PARTNERING MEETINGS

11:00

NON-HALOGEN FLAME RETARDANTS FROM WASTE SOURCES
Elliott R. Silcoff, Daren Laboratories (IL)

11:30

DEVELOPMENT OF LIGHTWEIGHT FIRE RETARDANT CARPET WITH LOW SMOKE EMISSION FOR AIRCRAFT APPLICATIONS
Sophie Duquesne, UMET-Tarkett-Desso (FR)

12:00

Closing remarks
Myriam Vanneste, Centexbel (BE)

12:15-15:00

Lunch & PARTNERING MEETINGS

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Registration
closed since 11 Oct 2017
Organisers
Schedule
Registration 15 Apr – 11 Oct
Meeting Selection 1 Sep – 12 Oct
Event 12 Oct – 13 Oct
Details
Language English
Costs costs of the FR Conference
Venue Gustaaf Callierlaan 231
Ghent, Belgium
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 22
Meetings 24
Participants
Belgium 14
France 2
Germany 1
Netherlands 1
Norway 1
Spain 1
Switzerland 1
United Kingdom 1
Total 22
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Before Event29
After Event 147
Total176