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PRODUCT LITERATURE


FLAMGUARD-BC


Product Information


Flamguard-BC is a durable Halogen and formaldehyde free flame retardant finishing chemical for polyester fabrics. It is suitable for application by back coating method for upholstery fabrics, automotive textiles and technical textiles. It has high flame resistance. It imparts durable, non-hygroscopic, non-corrosive, non-plasticizing and thermostable FR finish. The finish is stable to UV radiation, heat as well as humid conditions.

Key Features & Benefits

Key Features

Benefits

Non-hazardous

Non-corrossive and no objectional odour or fumes in plant

Eco friendly

Halogen and formaldehyde free

General Characteristics

Physical appearance :

: Milky White to Off White pourable paste.

Ionic nature

: Weakly anionic

pH of 1% solution

: 8 +/-1

Miscibility

: Miscible with water

Compatibility

: Compatible with anionic and nonionic products

Stability

: Stable to dilute acids and dilute alkalies

Application


By coating

Coat add-on 60-70g / sq mt = about 3.8-5.3 g/ (17.5 to 20 cm) Dry at 150 deg.C for 10 min.


Note:

Percent add-on should be proper as insufficient add-on of Flamguard-BC may lead to failure or reduced durability while excessive add-on of flame retardant can lead to harsh feel.


It can be incorporated into print paste.


It can be applied by foam finishing.


Flamguard-BC can pass following tests


i) FMVSS302

ii) NFPA-701

iii) BS-5852

Precautions

Storage Store in cool, ventilated shed away from heat and direct sunlight. Storage temperature should not exceed 35 deg C. Close lids firmly to avoid contact with air and moisture.
Shelf Life 8 months from the date of manufacturing, if stored under controlled conditions.