Sustainable development

Within the fire community environmental aspects are these days very important. Research is needed with respect to flame retardants, emissions from fire to the environment and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) analysis. Stake holders are industry e.g. flame retardant industry, plastic industry and the electronic industry. From society there are both governmental bodies and fire rescue services. 


Large scale combustion experiments with chemicals.

Fire and the environment

SP can build large-scale experimental setups in our test hall and in this way the geometry and conditions in real fires can be simulated. Read more...
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