New Products

Flame Retardant Tapes

January 15, 2012

Polyonics has introduced a family of flame retardant engineered tapes that have been tested for compliance to the UL94VTM0, FAR 25.853 flame retardant and BSS 7238/7239 smoke and toxicity standards. These tapes have been used in the aerospace industry to prevent fires in avionics. According to the company, the tapes utilize FlameGuard technology to lower temperature, remove oxygen, reduce concentration of flammable gases, slow rate of thermal oxidization, minimize thermal degradation and prevent propagation of fire.Tapes are also available that offer both flame retardant and ESD HardCoat static dissipative performance. The tapes include a wide variety of liners to compli- ment different diecut processes.

Westmoreland NH USA