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Topic: Flammability of Materials

National Fire Research Laboratory Group
The National Fire Research Laboratory
News Item
NIST Makes 'Bio Inspired' Flame Retardants in a Jiffy
In Tests of Promising Flame Retardants, Opposites Pair Off—And the Challenger Wins
NIST Tests: Firefighters Portable Radios May Fail at Elevated Temperatures
All-Natural Mixture Yields Promising Fire Retardant
Layered Security: Nanotubes Promise Improved Flame-Resistant Coating
New NIST Strategic Roadmap Aims to Reduce the Nation's Preventable Fire Burden by a Third
Novel Clay-based Coating May Point the Way to New Generation of Green Flame Retardants
Meeting Slated to Discuss Structural Steel and Fire
New NIST 'Standard Cigarette' Available for Fire-Resistance Testing
Novel Coatings Show Great Promise as Flame Retardants in Polyurethane Foam
Promising Fire Retardant Results When Clay Nanofiller Has Space
Ground Broken for New Green Technology and Fire Safety Facilities
Fire Risk Reduction in Communities Program
Fire Risk Reduction in Buildings Program
Residential Fire Safety Innovation Project
Reduced Flammability of Upholstered Furniture Project
Performance-based Design for Structures in Fire - Modeling and Validation Project
Measurement of Structural Performance in Fire - Composite Floor Systems Project
Flammability Reduction Technologies Project
High Temperature Performance of Fire Fighter Equipment Project
Reduced Ignition of Building Components in Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI) Fires Project
Fire Grants and Cooperative Agreements Project
Advanced Gas-Phase Fire Retardants Project
Reduced Ignition and Flame Spread with Nano-Engineered Foam Project
Software: FDS and Smokeview
Rick Davis