Flame retardant / Guides

Fire retardants in furniture are intended to slow flames
Interior design and furnishing

Flame retardants in furnishings - an unnecessary and serious health risk

...flame retardants on human health: Flame retardant warning label Flame retardants release particles into the environment over the course of their entire ...

Shou sugi ban carbonized wood siding
Exterior cladding

Shou sugi ban carbonized wood siding from Japan, what is it & how to make it?

...flame retardant properties. Who knew? Insect resistance: Termites and other problematic insects hate burnt wood.​ Maintenance: If the intended use is to...

Prefab LEED Passive House Kit Homes the Future of House Building?
Passive House

Prefab Passive House & LEED ready kit homes - the future of home building?

...Flame retardant-free non-toxic furniture The Sofas are made from healthy materials without brominated flame retardants , created by an eco-designer upholste...

Prefab Passive House & LEED Kit Homes for Sale in Ontario & North Eastern US
Concept and design

Prefab Passive House & LEED ready kit homes - the future of buying a new home?

...Flame retardant-free non-toxic furniture The Sofas are made from healthy materials without brominated flame retardants , created by an eco-designer upholste...

Dense-packed cellulose wall insulation
Wall assemblies - new construction

Dense-packed cellulose insulation wall systems

...retardant that also resists mold and and insects. In fact borate, in small amounts, has been determined to be largely harmless. "Most common foods contain borat...

Laneway house by Lanefab Design/Build
Interior design and furnishing

Interior furnishings & decor

...retardants are mandated by law, a law which sometimes can be skirted with a doctor's note and a special order mattress. If not, ensure the fire-retardant used i...