About FRE

We are an association representing all flame retardants technologies and applications at the European level

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About flame retardants

Using flame retardants is the most efficient and effective way to comply with fire safety standards and protect lives and properties

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Our Responsibility

We are committed to the safe use of chemicals and finding innovative solutions to contribute to the circular economy

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Our mission

We are an association representing flame retardants technologies and applications at the European level. Flame retardants are used to ensure that everyday products provide the highest level of fire safety across a variety of applications. This can be achieved whilst protecting both the health of consumers and our environment. FRE promotes efforts towards sustainability, both health and environmental, across the whole value chain.

Our areas of work

FIRE SAFETY

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SUSTAINABILITY

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HEALTH

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Aug20 Copenhagen, Denmark

Nordic Fire & Safety Days 2019

The Nordic Fire & Safety Days 2019 is a conference on Fire and Saf...

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Sep30 Helsinki, Finland

European Days for Sustainable Circular Economy

The aim of the European Days for Sustainable Circular Economy event is...

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Oct01 Antwerp, Belgium

Antimony Day 2019

The third edition of the Antimony Day will take place in Antwerp. Prod...

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Oct14 Brussels, Belgium

Regulatory Summit Europe 2019

Chemical Watch Global Regulatory Summits have been held since 2013, se...

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Nov18 Brussels, Belgium

EU Fire Safety Week

The week will bring together the fire safety community and its regulat...

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Dec03 Cologne, Germany

Fire Resistance in Plastics

Get your annual update on the global ​FR industry at the 14th Fire R...

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