Furniture trade bodies back call to reduce flame retardant use

Euractiv 20.09.16

« European trade bodies, representing the furniture, bedding, building and woodworking industries, have called for action against the use of flame retardant in furniture (….) The UK and Ireland are the only EU countries to have national regulations requiring an open flame test, which effectively necessitates the use of flame retardants. » (Paywall).