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Published information includes:

A. Articles on following topics: fire performance of FR wood products, durability of FR wood, service life prediction (see Reference list below)

B. Final Seminar presentations are available also in CD format

- Hovde, P. J.: Needs for service life prediction of passive fire protection systems. Proceedings, 8th International Fire Science and Engineering Conference (Interflam 1999), Edinburgh, Scotland, 29. June-1.July 1999, pp. 477-488.

- Ostman, B., Voss, A., Hughes, A., Hovde, P. J. and Grexa, O.: Durability of fire retardant treated wood products at humid and exterior conditions. Review of literature. Fire and Materials, Vol. 25, 2001, pp. 95-104.

- Kristoffersen, B., Hovde, P. J. and Steen Hansen, A.: Optimization of fire retardant treated wood products. 7th International Conference and Exhibition Fire and Materials 2001, San Francisco, California, USA, 22.-24. January 2001, pp. 173-184.

- Ostman, B. and Tsantaridis, L.: Durability of FR wood at exterior and humid applications - Initial studies. Proceedings, 9th International Fire Science and Engineering Conference (Interflam 2001), Edinburgh, Scotland, 17-19 September 2001, pp. 89-99.

- Mantanis, G. and Tsantaridis, L.: FR treated wood. Wood-furniture 164/62-65, 1998 (in Greek).

- Koukos, P.: High Fire Perfomance Wood Products. Technografima, 1st June 2000 (in Greek).

- Kristoffersen, B.: Reaction to fire properties of FR treated spruce with varying amount of FR treatment. SINTEF Report STF22 A 00840, SINTEF Civil and Environmental Engineering, Norwegian Fire Research Laboratory, Trondheim, Norway, August 2000 (In Norwegian).

- Tungvag, A.: FR treated wood as a surface material. Evaluation of reaction to fire properties. Diploma Report, NTNU Dept.of Building and Construction Engineering, Trondheim, Norway, December 2000 (In Norwegian).

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