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.

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May21 Helsinki, Finland

ECHA Conference on Safer Chemicals

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May21 Technical University of Denmark

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May22 Malaga, Spain

SFPE Europe Conference on Fire Safety Engineering

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May23 Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki Chemical Forum 2019

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Jun04 Brussels, Belgium

European Chemical Recycling Conference 2019

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