Flame Retardant Chemicals Market Reviewed in New Report Published by MarketPublishers.com

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Forecasts say the world market for flame retardant chemicals will approach 1.9 million metric tons by 2012, amounting to an estimated USD 5.1 billion. Increased security measures and the new regulatory guidelines for reducing toxic chemicals are major drivers for flame retardants demand. New report “Flame Retardant Chemicals - A Global Market Overview” elaborated by Industry Experts has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd.

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Forecasts say the world market for flame retardant chemicals will approach 1.9 million metric tons by 2012, amounting to an estimated USD 5.1 billion.

Increased security measures and the new regulatory guidelines for reducing toxic chemicals are major drivers for flame retardants demand. With governments setting new standards for flammability and smoke for a range of products, innovation takes the front seat with a chance of entering the market and making it big. Nanotechnology is expected to be the next big thing in the context of improving performance, creating, amongst others, polymer-clay composites.

New report “Flame Retardant Chemicals - A Global Market Overview” elaborated by Industry Experts has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd.

Report Details:

Title: Flame Retardant Chemicals - A Global Market Overview
Published: October, 2011
Pages: 235
Price: US$ 3,960.00
http://marketpublishers.com/report/industry/chemicals_petrochemicals/flame_retardant_chemicals_a_global_market_overview.html

The report gives true and unbiased insights into the world flame retardant chemicals market, also covering the regional markets including the United States, Europe, Asia-Pacific China, Japan and ROW, which are further analyzed for 7 more independent countries across Europe – France, Germany, Italy and the United Kingdom; and Asia-Pacific – India, South Korea and Taiwan. The study covers the brief business profiles of key market players, provides the list of 602 companies engaged in R&D, equipment manufacturing, processing, supplies and distribution of flame retardants. The market analysis for end-use application areas of flame retardant chemicals for global and key regional markets is also included.

Report Contents:

1. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

1.1 INTRODUCTION

1.2 PRODUCT OUTLINE
1.2.1 Flame Retardant Chemicals
1.2.2 Rationale for Using Flame Retardants
1.2.3 Safety Benefits of Flame Retardants
1.2.4 Product Categorization
    1.2.4.1 Brominated Flame Retardants
     1.2.4.1.1 Classes of Compounds Used
    1.2.4.2 Chlorinated Flame Retardants
    1.2.4.3 Phosphorous Flame Retardants
    1.2.4.4 Aluminum Trihydrate (ATH)
    1.2.4.5 Antimony Trioxide (ATO)
    1.2.4.6 Other Flame Retardants
     1.2.4.6.1 Nitrogen Flame Retardants
     1.2.4.6.2 Magnesium Hydroxide (MDH)
     1.2.4.6.3 Boron Compounds
     1.2.4.6.4 Zinc, Tin and Other Metal Compounds
     1.2.4.6.5 Silica Products
     1.2.4.6.6 Aluminosilicate Clays
     1.2.4.6.7 Graphite
1.2.5 Functioning of Flame Retardants
    1.2.5.1 Flame Retardants and their Synergists
     1.2.5.1.1 Halogenated Flame Retardants
     1.2.5.1.2 Phosphorous Flame Retardants
     1.2.5.1.3 Nitrogen Flame Retardants
     1.2.5.1.4 Metal Hydrates
1.2.6 Are Flame Retardants As Safe As Claimed?

1.3 A SNAPSHOT ON END-USE INDUSTRY
1.3.1 Automotive/Transport Industry
    1.3.1.1 Airplanes
    1.3.1.2 Automobiles
    1.3.1.3 Trains
1.3.2 Construction and Building Industry
    1.3.2.1 Cables and Electric Installations
    1.3.2.2 Structural Insulation
    1.3.2.3 Foam Board Insulation
    1.3.2.4 Structural Elements
    1.3.2.5 Fire Retardant Wood
1.3.3 Electrical and Electronics Industry
    1.3.3.1 Televisions
    1.3.3.2 Computers
    1.3.3.3 Washing Machines
1.3.4 Wires & Cables
1.3.5 Other Applications
    1.3.5.1 Upholstered Furniture
    1.3.5.2 Wood
    1.3.5.3 Textiles

1.4 KEY MARKET TRENDS
1.4.1 New Flame Retardant Greenhouse Film Developed
1.4.2 Foam Baby Products Sold in Michigan, Other States Found to Contain Toxic Flame Retardants
1.4.3 Aquatic Life Being Harmed by Common Flame Retardant
1.4.4 Pet Dogs Found to be High in Flame Retardant Levels
1.4.5 Flame Retardant for Tenting Material Developed
1.4.6 Shift of Electronics Industry from Brominated Flame Retardants and PVC Offers EU Opportunity to Enforce Restrictions
1.4.7 Innovations in Flame Retardant Nonwoven Thermoplastic Polyethylene Terephthalate
1.4.8 Low Smoke Halogen Free Flame Retardant Polypropylene Industry in China
1.4.9 Common Foods and Flame Retardant Chemicals
1.4.10 Mentally Retarded Children and Flame Retardant Chemicals: The Missing Link
1.4.11 Fighting Fire with Grape Juice?
1.4.12 EPA’s Action Plan for Flame Retardants
1.4.13 Fire Retardant Drops in the West to be Examined
1.4.14 Sigh of Relief as no Link Found Between Developmental Neurotoxicity and BFRs
1.4.15 Groundbreaking Non-Toxic and Driver Friendly Automotive Fabric Fire Retardant from Albemarle
1.4.16 The Truth About Flame Retardants: Do they Constitute a “Necessary Evil”?
    1.4.16.1 Fast Facts
1.4.17 Common Synthetic Chemical Could Affect Liver
1.4.18 Health and Environment Protection by Eliminating Use of Toxic and Unnecessary Flame Retardant Chemicals
1.4.19 Worldwide Environment Scientists Concerned About Flame Retardants - Increased Risk of Thyroid Problems During Pregnancy

1.5 KEY GLOBAL PLAYERS
1.6 KEY BUSINESS TRENDS
1.7 GLOBAL MARKET OVERVIEW
1.7.1 Market Overview by Product Type
1.7.2 Market Overview by End-Use Industry
1.7.3 Flame Retardant Chemical Type Overview by Global Region
    1.7.3.1 Aluminum Hydrates
    1.7.3.2 Antimony Oxides
    1.7.3.3 Brominated
    1.7.3.4 Chlorinated
    1.7.3.5 Phosphorus
    1.7.3.6 Other Flame Retardants
1.7.4 Flame Retardant End-Use Industry Overview by Global Region
    1.7.4.1 Automobile
    1.7.4.2 Construction
    1.7.4.3 Electrical & Electronics
    1.7.4.4 Wires & Cables
    1.7.4.5 Other End-Use Applications

2. REGIONAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

REGIONAL MARKET OVERVIEW
2.1 THE UNITED STATES
2.2 EUROPE
2.3 ASIA-PACIFIC
2.4 CHINA
2.5 JAPAN
2.6 REST OF WORLD

3. GUIDE TO THE INDUSTRY

3.1 NORTH AMERICA
3.2 EUROPE
3.3 ASIA-PACIFIC
3.4 REST OF WORLD

4. ANNEXURE

4.1 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
4.2 THE QUESTIONNAIRE
4.3 FEEDBACK

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