Fire Performance

Flame retardant wire and cable compounds

When safety matters most – at work, at home, at play – you can depend on Dow Electrical & Telecommunications. Advancements supported by strong R&D have resulted in a family of premium flame retardant materials for wire and cable applications.

UNIGARD™ flame retardant compounds from Dow Electrical & Telecommunications exhibit flame retardance that exceeds industry standards, low smoke, exceptional physical properties and ease of cable manufacturing. And, our non-halogen formulations demonstrate lower smoke, no corrosivity or toxicity – attributes that save lives during fires – and are more environmentally friendly.

Applications include wires and cables used in:

  • Homes & apartments
  • Office, commercial, retail buildings
  • Schools, libraries, healthcare facilities
  • Factories, utilities, food, entertainment complexes
  • Mass transit – surface, subway, aviation, shipping

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