The new EN 45545 standard is the European reference for the classification of fire protection on railway vehicles. It represents a giant step forward in concerted action among EU countries to make travel safer in Europe.
Naturally, all local specifications are now obsolete, and the new EN 45545 standard becomes mandatory.
As a rubber solutions provider, BORFLEX places innovation at the heart of its strategy.
The FLAMESTOP® elastomers range already meets the most stringent requirements of the EN 45545 standard.
These new compounds are:
- halogen-free (for global environmental compliance),
- appropriate for extrusion process,
- appropriate for molding process,