Research Shows Hidden Fire Risk of Emollients
Anglia Ruskin University issued the following news:
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- Scientists present their work at the UK Association of Fire Investigators conference
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New research carried out by forensic scientists at Anglia Ruskin University has shown that commonly-used emollients can pose a significant fire risk once they have dried on fabric such as clothing and bedding.
The scientists tested a variety of emollients, some of which are commonly used for treating skin conditions s...