Fire retardant material is not fireproof, but it does resist ignition. While no material is entirely fireproof, high-quality fire retardant materials can help slow the spread of fires, providing precious escape time in an emergency.
For fire retardant materials to be certified for use in an aircraft, they need to be thoroughly tested. This is done through the use of the following fire retardant material flammability regulations and testing methods.
Aircraft interior materials play an important role in the health, wellness and safety of passengers and crew. When choosing your materials, there are a few considerations to take into account.
The aviation industry has come together over the years to maximize safety. Regulations and testing of aircraft interior materials are now based on survival and evacuation.
Flexible flooring offers durability and increased efficiency in terms of installation, something rigid flooring options simply can’t offer. Find out more about why flexible flooring is the smart choice for transportation applications.
When choosing fabrics for the aviation industry, you need fire-retardant materials that provide safety, noise reduction and anti-static control. While in the air, passengers should be comfortable, but more importantly, safe.
Duracote only provides the best materials to our loyal customers. Our quality non-textile flooring is no exception to our standard of supreme materials and solutions. Read this article for a comprehensive list of the top uses of our non-textile flooring.
Electrostatic discharge (ESD) is when a current, from an object, is looking to be grounded through the lowest path of resistance. Learn the dangers of ESD and how to prevent it today.
With 70 years of experience, we bring the latest in material design and performance. Materials that do amazing things to make your products better give you a leg up on your competition.
OEM and MRO markets are always aiming higher in safety, comfort and efficiency with aircraft interior materials. Duracote is a key supplier to all segments worldwide.