Flame retardant polyester (the most known is Trevira CS) is polyester which is chemically treated to be flame retardant. It has many advantages and makes it particularly suitable for use in care units. The practical, safety and hygienic advantages of both polyester and flame retardant polyester make them an ideal choice for furniture and textiles in care units.

  • Provides increased safety by reducing the risk off fire spreading, which is critical around vulnerable residents.
  • Easy to maintain, and quality and appearance remain over time even after many washes.
  • Can be cleaned thoroughly and withstands up to 60°during washing, which is necessary to maintain good hygiene.

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