Foam filled composite panels

Structural Survey

ISSN: 0263-080X

Article publication date: 1 May 2000

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(2000), "Foam filled composite panels", Structural Survey, Vol. 18 No. 2. https://doi.org/10.1108/ss.2000.11018bab.008

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2000, MCB UP Limited


Foam filled composite panels

Foam filled composite panels

Keywords: Composite cladding panels, Fire hazard

The British Cladding Council (BCC) has recommended a moratorium on the use of foam filled sandwich panels. This advice follows several severe fires and the BCC recommends the use of traditional "built-up" systems or composites containing mineral fibres.