Chemtura Corporation

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Chemtura Corporation is a chemical company headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. Together with Albemarle, it is one of the two biggest manufacturers of flame retardants in the U.S.[1] It sells products in over 100 countries. Its businesses include:[2]

  • Chemtura AgroSolutions: agricultural pesticides
  • Great Lakes Solutions: bromine and bromine-based products
  • Organometallic Specialties: organometallic compounds
  • Industrial Performance Products: "high-performance additive components, building blocks for synthetic lubricant base-stocks," calcium sulfonate specialty greases and phosphate and polyol ester-based fluids, and hot cast elastomers.

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Flame Retardants

Chemtura's flame retardants include:[3]

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  1. "Fear fans flames for chemical makers," Accessed February 25, 2014.
  2. About Chemtura, Accessed February 25, 2014.
  3. Great Lakes Solutions Flame Retardants, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  4. Firemaster 2100R, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  5. Firemaster 520, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  6. Heather M. Stapleton, Susan Klosterhaus, and Arlene Blum, "Identification of Flame Retardants in Polyurethane Foam Collected from Baby Products," Environ Sci Technol. Jun 15, 2011; 45(12): 5323–5331.
  7. Firemaster 552, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  8. Firemaster 600, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  9. Firemaster 602, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  10. Firemaster BZ-54, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  11. Firemaster BZ-54HP, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  12. Firemaster CP-44HF, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  13. Firemaster PBS-64HW, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  14. Fireshield LSFR, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  15. Kronitex CDP, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  16. Kronitex TCP, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  17. Ongard 2, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  18. PBDS-80, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  19. PH-73FF, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  20. PHT-4, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  21. PHT4-Diol, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  22. PHT4-Diol LV, Accessed March 28, 2014.
  23. Pyrobloc® SAP-2 - Thermoguard® FR, Accessed March 28, 2014.

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