PINFA – Phosphorous, Inorganic and Nitrogen Flame Retardants Association

Pinfa is the Phosphorus, Inorganic and Nitrogen Flame Retardants Association and is a Sector Group within Cefic, the European Chemical Industry Council. Pinfa represents the manufacturers and users of non-halogenated phosphorus, inorganic and nitrogen flame retardants (PIN FRs).



A. Beard (Clariant)


Core substances: Non-halogenated flame retardants


26 Members:
A. Schulman (DE), Adeka Corporation (JP), BASF (DE), BYK Additives GmbH (DE), Chemische Fabrik Budenheim (DE), Clariant (DE), CTF 2000 (BE), Dartex Coatings (UK), DSM Engineering Plastics (NL), DuPont (CH), Everkem (IT), FRX Polymers (US), Greenchemicals (IT), INEMI (US), Italmatch (IT), Lanxess (DE), Metadynea (AT), Nabaltec AG (DE), Perstorp Specialty Chemicals AB (SE), Presafer (CN), Sabic (NL), SI Group (CH), Solvay (FR), Thor GmbH (DE), Tolsa SA (SP), William Blythe Ltd (UK)


The members of pinfa share the common vision of continuously improving the environmental and health profile of their flame retardant products. Therefore, pinfa members seek to dialogue with the users of PIN FRs in order to identify their needs and technologies they are looking for.


For more information:


Sector Group Manager

Jonathan Crozier
+32 2 792 75 60


Stephanie Jacques