Another three non-halogenated flame retardants have been added to TCO Certified Accepted Substance List and are now approved for use in certified products.
The following non-halogenated flame retardants have been assessed by independent Licensed GreenScreen® Profilers, using the framework GreenScreen for Safer Chemicals, and have received a benchmark score that is accepted for use in certified products. The list is dynamic and the substances may be reassessed in light of new scientific findings.
|Substance name/Trade name||CAS||Type||Assessed||Profiler|
|9,10‐Dihydro‐9‐oxa‐10‐phospha phenanthrene‐10‐oxide (DOPO)||35948‐25‐5||FR||May, 2021||Gradient|
|Polyphosphonate /Nofia® Phosphonate FR Grades HM1100, HM5000, HM7000, and HM9000||68644-06-2||FR||May 2021||Toxservices|
|Aryl bisphosphate||51732-57-1||FR||June, 2021||Gradient|
Find benchmark scores and more information about TCO Certified Accepted Substance List here. If you have any questions, please contact Stephen Fuller, Senior Criteria Manager at TCO Development.