BFR 2017 Conference, York, UK
Hosted by Fera Science Ltd, BFR 2017 took place from Sunday 7th to Wednesday 10th May 2017 in York, UK. Platinum Sponsors for the event were Greyhound Chromatography UK and Wellington Laboratories, Canada.
The 'International Symposium on Flame Retardants' is a series of conferences on safety aspects of flame retardants. The conferences bring together international experts from industry, governments and academia to exchange latest research results and to propose measures to reduce risk from the use of flame retardants.
Scientific topics included Heath effects, Epidemiology, Organophosphate flame retardants, Fire safety, Flame retardants in biota, Food, Flame retardants in abiotic environments, Analytical methods, Exposure, Policy and regulation.
In line with earlier BFR conferences, selected papers submitted to BFR2017 are published in a special issue of Chemosphere on BFR2017. Immediately after the symposium, authors were invited to submit their paper for the special issue. All submissions were fully peer reviewed. The special issue guest editors are Dr. Martin Rose, Dr Alwyn Fernandes and Prof.Dr. Jacob de Boer.
Visit www.bfr2017.co.uk to view the full conference programme and access the Conference Abstracts.
You can access 2017 abstracts here.
Previous BFR conference abstracts are available from the website.