Welcome to the Center for Flame Retardant Material Science

Our Mission and Objectives

This virtual center, a collaboration between the University of Dayton's Department of Chemistry and the University of Dayton Research Institute's (UDRI) Energy and Technology Materials Division, is focused on advancing basic and applied chemical and material sciences to deliver new and improved fire safe solutions for society and industry in the Greater Dayton community and beyond. With a combined forty years of experience, we provide practical solutions to fire safety problems by working with academic, government and industrial partners in the U.S. and abroad.