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It’s useful to think of a flame retardant as a noun, and fire resistance as an adjective For Drew Child, Milliken Textile Division’s program and technology director, however, it is particularly important to emphasise that the company’s protective fabrics – for workwear and uniforms, as well as for firefighters and military warfighters – are fire resistant, as opposed to being just flame retardant. “Basically, it’s useful to think of a flame retardant as a noun, and fire resistance as an adjective,” he explains. “A flame retardant is a chemical additive designed to interrupt combustion, whereas fire resistance in textiles refers to the fabric’s inherent propensity not to burn. As such, fire resistance is an intrinsic property of the material. “When a material is described as flame resistant, it’s important to know what standard its performance meets, because there are numerous standards that cover levels of flame resistance, and those required for bedding in hotels, for example, or seating in theatres, are much easier to meet than those required for protective apparel. Basically, the first group just needs to ensure bedding materials or seating burn slowly enough to allow guests in hotels or other public spaces to escape the building. This is not enough for fabrics intended to be worn for personal protection at any level.” In the USA, the NFPA701 standard covers many of the fabrics for public spaces such as hotel linen, bedspreads, upholstery and seating, etc., and cotton fabrics may not even need any treatment to meet its requirements, while polyester fabrics can meet it through the use of a suitable additive flame retardant. NFPA 2112 is the primary standard for fire resistance for workwear for those working in potentially hazardous environments, such as in the petrochemical industry and on oil rigs etc. For firefighters, the much tougher NFPA1971 must be met in the USA, and there are comparative standards within the European ISO system. “Several years ago, there were materials being used for reflective vests based on a flame retardant that was not appropriate to the standard required for protective apparel, so it’s vital to adhere to them,” Child stresses. “It’s a little confusing that the abbreviation ‘FR’ can refer both to fire resistance and flame retardants.” The fire (flame) resistant protective fabrics of Westex can be split into three different technology categories, all based on carefully selected blends of fibres in unique fabric constructions and the addition of patented finishing technologies. All three categories provide certified flame resistance for the life of the garment, so the selection of the proper technology is based on the application and other factors such as cost and comfort. Offering the highest level of durability are products containing high temperature fibres such as aramids. This category includes Westex Synergy and Synergy Pro for industrial workers, as well as ResQ for firefighters and the military. “Aramids like Nomex, Kevlar, Conex and Twaron don’t inherently burn, and it’s the same for inorganic fibres like glass and basalt,” Child explains. “As such, fabrics based on them are the most durable, but aramid fibres are also very expensive, and fabrics based on them tend to be harsher, so are not as comfortable. They are also not suited to providing Arc Flash protection.” Westex DH, based on modacrylic (modified acrylic) fibres, is certified for both the arc flash and flash fire protection. The woven fabric also provides breathability and optimised moisture management to keep the wearer cooler, drier and more comfortable, while retaining an excellent after-wash appearance, with a low propensity for pilling. “Westex DH provides more comfort, but garments need to be replaced a little sooner than with the aramid-based products, which is always the trade-off,” Child says.

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