FlamePRO® brand fire retardant treated wood (FRTW) is lumber and plywood pressure impregnated with FlamePRO Interior Type A High Temperature (HT) fire retardant chemicals. FlamePRO brand fire retardant is a proven successful formulation based on the American Wood Protection Association P50 Standard for Fire Retardants.
FlamePro fire retardant lumber and plywood meets the requirements for FRTW listed in the International Code Council Acceptance Criteria ICC AC66 conforming with the International Residential and the International Building Codes (IRC & IBC). FlamePro FRTW products comply with AWPA UC-1 and UCFA use category systems, FlamePro treatment process meets the AWPA T1 standard and FlamePro chemical has been analyzed to confirm the formulation meets AWPA P50 standard. FlamePRO FRTW is available nationwide through a network of independently owned and operated wood treatment facilities licensed by Koppers Performance Chemicals Inc.
FlamePRO Fire Retardant pressure treated wood products, as described in the ICC Evaluation Services, Inc. ESR-4244, meet all major model building code requirements.
UL Classified with an FR-S Rating for flame spread and smoke development values of 25 or less.
FlamePro Fire Retardant pressure treated wood products comply with AWPA UC-1 and UCFA use category systems, FlamePro treatment process meets the AWPA T1 standard.
UL GREENGUARD GOLD Certification - The FlamePRO preservative has undergone rigorous testing and met stringent standards for low volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions. Products certified to this criteria are suitable for use in schools, offices, and other sensitive environments.
Cal Fire Certified.
FlamePRO Fire Retardant pressure treated wood products are backed by a 50 Year Limited Warranty Program from Koppers Performance Chemicals Inc.*
Hygroscopicity testing conducted by a third party independent laboratory has confirmed that compared to untreated wood, FlamePro brand fire retardant treated wood does not pick up excessive moisture under ASTM D3201 test conditions.
1 Hour and 2 Hour Tested Interior Wall Assembly, and 2 Hour Tested Exterior Wall Assembly (ASTM E119). For details refer to ESR Report 4244.
The majority of common lumber and plywood species used in building construction can be treated with FlamePRO.
Low corrosion rates to code-approved metal fasteners and hardware.
FlamePRO has been dyed with a red coloring for easy building site recognition.
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FlamePRO® End Uses
FlamePRO brand fire retardant treated wood is typically specified for use in interior areas not exposed to the weather or wetting and where the adopted building code permits the use of wood or fire retardant treated wood.