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Research and Markets: Global Flame Retardant Chemical Market 2015-2021 – A Key Market Driver is the Increasing Regulations for Safety in Case of Fire Borne Hazards

December 18, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Global Flame Retardant Chemical Market, By Country (United States, Canada, India, China, Japan, United Kingdom), Company Profiles, Share, Trends, Analysis, Opportunities, Segmentation And Forecast 2015 – 2021” report to their offering.

Flame retardants are the chemicals that can be mixed with the base materials as additive flame retardants or can also be chemically bonded to it as reactive flame retardants. These chemicals are usually used to suppress, delay or inhibit the production of flames so that spread of fire can be prevented. These flame retardant chemicals are used in the manufacture of number of products across a number of industries such as building and construction, automotive and transportation industry, wires and cables and last but not the least textile industry.

The major factors driving the market are the increasing regulations for safety in case of fire borne hazards, extensive use of flame retardant chemicals in various sectors such as furnishing, transportation, and electronic equipment. Continuous research and development is done in the field. As a result of which development of better quality of chemicals such as non-halogenated flame retardants are produced, and their market size is also increasing. Although, there are many factors which are driving the market but there are certain factors which act as a restraint for the market such as health concerns and stringent environmental regulations. Also, the increasing cost of the chemicals used in the production is increasing which is acting as a hurdle for the market.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Market overview

3. Market determinants

4. Sector analysis

5. Market Segmentation

6. Geographic analysis

Companies Mentioned

  • Acoustical Surfaces
  • Acuro organics ltd.
  • Akzo Nobel N.V
  • Albemarle Corporation
  • Alfa India
  • Basf Se
  • Bayer Materialscience Lanxess
  • Broadview technologies
  • Chemtex speciality limited
  • Chemtura Corporation
  • Chicago tribunes
  • Clariant Ag
  • E.I. Du Pont De Nemours And Company
  • Eco Star
  • Hanwha
  • IC Corporation
  • Inolex
  • Israel Chemicals Ltd (ICL)
  • Jiangsu ENTC Nuclear Technology joint stock Co. Ltd.
  • JJI Technologies Painsville, OH
  • Lanxess ic Corporation
  • Mags Novel
  • Nantong luolai chemical fibre co. ltd.
  • Niknam chemicals pvt. Ltd.
  • Pyrotech Addison
  • Rheinchemie Additives
  • Runyuan
  • Signum
  • TCI Chemicals pvt. Ltd.
  • Turning Star, Inc. Leonia NJ

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