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Synonyms for intumesce

move upwards in bubbles, as from the effect of heating

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Next comes the interior of the structure with No Burn Plus (a Class-A intumescing fire reactant) and No Burn Plus Mih (a dual-action product that serves as a fire reactant and a toxic black mold growth inhibitor), which are used as primers or paints.
A Simmons press release touts a "proprietary blend of char-forming, intumescing, flame-resistant components.
Session 8 on TPE Additives will include the following presentations: "Use of carbon nanotubes as flame retardant intumescing agents in TPE," Michel Mahy and Michael Claes, Nanocyl SA, Belgium; "Mechanical properties and flame retardancy of SEBS-based composites filled with magnesium hydroxide," Kevin A.