White paper on flame retardant epoxies and silicones

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Flame retardant epoxies

Epoxies and silicones used in aircraft must maintain their primary role as adhesives or coatings while exhibiting resistance to heat and flame in accordance with government and specifications. Master Bond’s flame-retardant systems comply with specifications for flame resistance and reduction of smoke density and toxic emissions.