EU Bans DecaBDE Flame Retardant
In 2003, the European Union exempted the flame retardant deca polybrominated diphenyl ether (decaBDE), used in building materials as well as electronics and furnishings, from the RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment) Directive, which restricts the use of brominated flame retardants (see
Published May 29, 2008 Permalink Citation
Michael, W. (2008, May 29). EU Bans DecaBDE Flame Retardant. Retrieved from https://www.buildinggreen.com/newsbrief/eu-bans-decabde-flame-retardant
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