This report does not seek to single out synthetic polymers as a special case. It aims to provide an overview of the whole subject of combustion toxicity and threat to life, whilst supplying specific information on the most frequently encountered polymeric materials, and combustion products such as dioxins which have received high levels of media attention. An additional indexed section containing several hundred abstracts from the Rapra Polymer Library database provides useful references for further reading.1980, p.338-40 Polish RUBBER INDUSTRY AND ENVIRONMENT Czyzewicz J A review is presented of industrial and health ... to show that phosgene gas was generated when PVC, a common plastic material used in electrical wiring insulation, was subjected to ... (Bern) 72, No.28, 15th July 1980, p.l7-9 German FLAMMABILITY OF PLASTICS Kimmerle G; Prager F H A report 90 References and Abstracts.
|Title||:||Toxicity of Plastics and Rubber in Fire|
|Author||:||P. J. Fardell|
|Publisher||:||iSmithers Rapra Publishing - 1993-01-01|