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New Lightweight Coating To Reduce Wood Flammability
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New Lightweight Coating To Reduce Wood Flammability

New Lightweight Coating To Reduce Wood Flammability
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New Lightweight Coating To Reduce Wood Flammability

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Devastating residential blazes and wildfires take a terrible toll in terms of deaths and injuries, as well as property loss. Today, researchers will report on a new type of coating that could limit the flammability of wood used in construction, potentially providing more time to escape fires and also curbing their spread. The environmentally friendly flame retardant could also be used for other flammable materials, such as textiles, polyurethane foam and 3D-printed parts.

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