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Syntactic Foam & Li-on Batteries

With the recent ban on transporting lithium-ion batteries as cargo in passenger planes, regulators and industry are exploring novel ways to contain thermal runaway conditions. Syntactic foams offer potential due to their critical material properties.
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Engineered Syntactic Foam as Structural Material

Engineered syntactic foams are used in a number of challenging environments. ESS discusses the benefits and advantages of such materials for use in infrastructure applications where stringent fire safety regulations require high performance and specific attributes.