Commentary: Why fire sprinklers must be considered in the debate surrounding flame retardants in upholstered furniture

By nfpa@jiveon.com There’s growing concern pertaining to chemical flame retardants used in upholstered furniture. While aiming to improve fire safety at home, these chemicals have gotten the attention of health advocates, who highlight research linking these

Source:: NFPA – Fire Sprinkler Initiative


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