What is Halogen Free Flame Retardants?
Halogen free flame retardants play an important role in avoiding fire risks in various applications occurred due to heat generation by current or outside resources. The halogen flame retardants are typically used to ensure good flammability, these are under close scrutiny due to their potential to give off corrosive compounds when the materials are burned, as well as other safety, environmental and health issues. The market is dominated by various key players such as DowDupont (United States), BASF SE. (Germany). For few applications such as wires and cables, nanoclays, nanotubes, aluminum trihydrate, or magnesium hydroxide are the potential alternatives. Growing consciousness among consumers about toxic emissions release by fire is expanding the halogen free flame retardants market.
This report incorporates an in-depth assessment of halogen free flame retardants market by type, end-user, binder system, and geography. The major types of halogen free flame retardants encompassed in the scope includes phosphorous, mineral, nitrogen, nano-composites, others (zinc borate, intumescent).
What are the Major End-User for Halogen Free Flame Retardants?
Electrical/Electronics sector consumes the maximum share of 37% in the halogen free flame retardants market. The major type of flame retardants used in the industry is Bromine and Chlorine based in halogens and apart from them Nitrogen and Phosphorus based metal hydroxides are also widely used in the industry. However, electrical industry equipment is always at the risk of fire hazards caused due to human as well as other machine based errors. Most of the engineered plastics manufactured are tie up with flame retardants to increase, the time range, thus helps to avoid health hazards and property damage. Home electrical fires account for an estimated 51,000 fires each year with more than 1,400 injuries and $1.3 billion in material damage. In the U.S., more than 28,000 home fires are recorded every year, accounting to about $700 million worth of property damage. Strict safety regulations, regarding the use of flame retardants are being imposed during the process of manufacturing this electrical equipment.
Market Research and Market Trends of Halogen Free Flame Retardants
The market is projected to witness $3,871.09 million in 2025 owing to the increasing government regulations for environmental safety and the flourishing electrical & electronics and automotive industries.
Phosphorous segment held the major revenue share of 57% in 2020, followed by minerals segment. Alumina Trihydrate (ATH) segment contributed the major revenue for Minerals segment owing to their low cost offerings, easy availability and high usage in many end-use industries. Minerals segment held the major share in terms of volume with 61% in 2020
According to the International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers (OICA), the production of cars and commercial vehicles in 2020 were 73.46 million and 23.85 million respectively. The Production of cars and commercial vehicles has grown at a CAGR of 3.09% and 2.42% respectively during 2012-2020. This trend is estimated to continue in the coming future and is anticipated to provide prospects to the Halogen Free Flame Retardants Market
Who are the Major Players in Halogen Free Flame Retardants market?
The companies referred to in the market research report include Akzo Nobel (Netherlands), Albemarle Corporation (United States), Apexical Inc. (USA), BASF SE (Germany), Bayer AG (Germany), Celanese Corporation (USA), Chemtura Corporation Limited (USA), Clariant AG (Switzerland), Daihachi Chemical Industry Co. Ltd. (Osaka), Delamin Limited (United Kingdom), Dic Corporation (Japan), Dover Chemical Corp. (United States), DowDuPont (United States), and DSM N.V. (Netherlands)
What is our report scope?
The report gives in-depth analysis of the competitive landscape, product market sizing, product benchmarking, market trends, product developments, financial analysis, strategic analysis and so on to gauge the impact forces and potential opportunities of the market. Apart from this the report also includes a study of major developments in the market such as product launches, agreements, acquisitions, collaborations, mergers and so on to comprehend the prevailing market dynamics and its impact during the forecast period 2020-2025.
Key Takeaways from this Report
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Table of Contents1. Halogen Free Flame Retardants Market Overview
2. Executive Summary
3. Halogen Free Flame Retardants Market Landscape
3.1. Market Share Analysis
3.2. Comparative Analysis
3.2.1. Product Benchmarking
3.2.2. End User profiling
3.2.3. Patent Analysis
3.2.4. Top 5 Financials Analysis
4. Halogen Free Flame Retardants Market Forces
4.1. Market Drivers
4.2. Market Constraints
4.3. Market Challenges
4.4. Attractiveness of the Industry
4.4.1. Power of Suppliers
4.4.2. Power of Customers
4.4.3. Threat of New entrants
4.4.4. Threat of Substitution
4.4.5. Degree of Competition
5. Halogen Free Flame Retardants Market – Strategic Analysis
5.1. Value Chain Analysis
5.2. Pricing Analysis
5.3. Opportunities Analysis
5.4. Product/Market Life Cycle Analysis
5.5. Suppliers and Distributors
6. Halogen Free Flame Retardants Market- Type
6.2.1. Alumina Trihydrate (ATH)
6.2.2. Magnesium Hydroxide (MDH)
6.2.3. Calcium Carbonate
6.5. Others (Zinc Borate, Intumescent)
7. Halogen Free Flame Retardants Market-By End-Users
7.1. Electrical and Electronics
7.1.1. Resin Potting Compounds
7.1.2. Wire and Cable Compounds
7.2. Building and Construction
7.2.1. Carpet Backing
7.3.1. Adhesives, Sealants
7.3.3. Plastics & Composites
8. Halogen Free Flame Retardants Market-By Binder System
8.1.1. Polyethylene (PE)
8.1.3. Ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM)
8.2. Epoxy Resins
8.4. Polyvinyl Chloride
8.6. Engineering Thermoplastics (ETP)
8.6.2. Polycarbonate (PC)
8.8. Polyurethane (PUR)
9. Halogen Free Flame Retardants Market - By Geography
9.3.4. South Korea
9.4.1. Middle East
10. Market Entropy
10.1. New Product Launches
10.2. M&As, Collaborations, JVs, Partnership
11. Company Profiles
11.1. Akzo Nobel (Netherlands)
11.2. Albemarle Corporation (United States)
11.3. Apexical Inc. (USA)
11.4. BASF SE (Germany)
11.5. Bayer AG (Germany)
11.6. Celanese Corporation (USA)
11.7. Chemtura Corporation Limited (USA)
11.8. Clariant AG (Switzerland)
11.9. Daihachi Chemical Industry Co. Ltd. (Osaka)
11.10. Delamin Limited (United Kingdom)
11.11. Dic Corporation (Japan)
11.12. Dover Chemical Corp. (United States)
11.13. DowDuPont (United States)
11.14. DSM N.V. (Netherlands)
12.3. Research Methodology
12.5. Compilation of Expert Insights