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Flame Retardants

Known as: flame retardant, Retardants, Fire, Retardants, Flame 
Materials applied to fabrics, bedding, furniture, plastics, etc. to retard their burning; many may leach out and cause allergies or other harm.
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Review
2018
Review
2018
With increasing environmental and ecological concerns due to the use of petroleum-based chemicals and products, the synthesis of… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Since the ban on some brominated flame retardants (BFRs), phosphorus flame retardants (PFRs), which were responsible for 20% of… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) containing two to 10 bromines are ubiquitous in the Arctic, in both abiotic and biotic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Background Organophosphate (OP) compounds, such as tris(1,3-dichloro-2-propyl) phosphate (TDCPP) and triphenyl phosphate (TPP… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Restrictions on the use of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) have resulted in the increased use of alternate flame retardant… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) are a class of flame retardants used in a variety of consumer products. In the past 25… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) containing two to seven bromines are ubiquitous in Arctic biotic and abiotic samples (from… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
North America consumes over half of the world's production of polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) flame retardants. About 98% of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Brominated flame retardants are a novel group of global environmental contaminants. Within this group the polybrominated diphenyl… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Brominated flame retardants such as polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), pentabromophenol (PBP), and tetrabromobisphenol A… Expand
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