• Pyrophobic Systems Awarded ISO 9001:2015 Certification - Pyrophobic Systems Limited
    Pyrophobic Systems Awarded ISO 9001:2015 Certification - Pyrophobic Systems Limited

    Pyrophobic Systems Awarded ISO 9001:2015 Certification

    Pyrophobic Systems Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Certification, Reinforcing Commitment to Quality and Innovation. Barrie, Ontario, Canada – April 10, 2024 – Pyrophobic Systems Ltd., a fire safety solutions innovator with over 25 years of experience, is proud to announce its achievement of ISO 9001:2015 certification, effective February 1, 2024. This internationally recognized standard underscores the company’s […]

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  • A Guide to Thermal Runaway Mitigation and Containment - Pyrophobic Systems Limited
    A Guide to Thermal Runaway Mitigation and Containment - Pyrophobic Systems Limited

    A Guide to Thermal Runaway Mitigation and Containment

    In recent years, lithium-ion batteries have become ubiquitous in our daily lives, powering everything from smartphones and laptops to electric vehicles and renewable energy storage systems. While these batteries offer numerous benefits, including high energy density and rechargeability, they also pose significant safety risks if not properly managed or manufactured. One of the most critical […]

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  • The Role of Passive Fire Safety in Building Construction - Pyrophobic Systems Limited
    The Role of Passive Fire Safety in Building Construction - Pyrophobic Systems Limited

    The Role of Passive Fire Safety in Building Construction

    What is passive fire safety? Passive fire safety refers to the materials and features within a building or structure engineered to prevent the spread of fire, smoke, and heat while maintaining structural integrity. These measures are always ‘passively’ working; for example they do not require a fuel, water or electricity source to function (see examples […]

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  • PyroPhobic + Partners Win SPE Automotive Innovation Safety Award - Pyrophobic Systems Limited
    PyroPhobic + Partners Win SPE Automotive Innovation Safety Award - Pyrophobic Systems Limited

    PyroPhobic + Partners Win SPE Automotive Innovation Safety Award

    PyroPhobic Systems and partners win the SPE Automotive Innovation Safety Award The win recognizes PyroPhobic Systems’ LithiumPrevent 200 BARRIE, ON, November 23, 2023 – PyroPhobic Systems (PyroPhobic), Molded Precision Components, and Auto-Kabel Group have won the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Automotive Innovation Award in the safety category for LithiumPrevent 200 intumescent terminal covers. The […]

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  • Intumescent Thermoplastics: A Key Innovation in EV Safety - Pyrophobic Systems Limited
    Intumescent Thermoplastics: A Key Innovation in EV Safety - Pyrophobic Systems Limited

    Intumescent Thermoplastics: A Key Innovation in EV Safety

    What are intumescent thermoplastics, and how are they used in EVs? Both “polymer” and “thermoplastic” are terms frequently used in materials science and engineering, especially in the context of plastics. All thermoplastics are polymers, but not all polymers are thermoplastics. The term “polymer” is a broad term that encompasses a wide variety of materials, both […]

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  • How Intumescent Polymers Revolutionize EV Battery Pack Safety - Pyrophobic Systems Limited
    How Intumescent Polymers Revolutionize EV Battery Pack Safety - Pyrophobic Systems Limited

    How Intumescent Polymers Revolutionize EV Battery Pack Safety

    What are intumescent polymers? An intumescent is a substance that swells when exposed to heat, resulting in an increase in volume and a decrease in density. Intumescents are typically used to provide passive fire protection. An intumescent polymer refers to a polymer that, when subjected to heat or fire, undergoes a chemical transformation that causes […]

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  • Acculon Energy & Pyrophobic Systems Partnership Announcement - Pyrophobic Systems Limited
    Acculon Energy & Pyrophobic Systems Partnership Announcement - Pyrophobic Systems Limited

    Acculon Energy & Pyrophobic Systems Partnership Announcement

    Acculon Energy is pleased to announce its partnership with Pyrophobic Systems!   Acculon Energy, an innovative provider of design, prototyping, certification, and manufacturing services for industrial and off-road lithium battery solutions, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Pyrophobic Systems, a leader in fire resistant thermoplastic resins and components for the battery and construction […]

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  • MPC & Pyrophobic Win GM Overdrive Award - Pyrophobic Systems Limited
    MPC & Pyrophobic Win GM Overdrive Award - Pyrophobic Systems Limited

    MPC & Pyrophobic Win GM Overdrive Award

    General Motors recognized collaborators Molded Precision Components (MPC) and Pyrophobic Systems Ltd. as Overdrive Award winners as part of GM’s 31st annual Supplier of the Year awards. The MPC/Pyrophobic collaboration was one of 16 companies to earn an Overdrive Award for 2022. The company celebrated honorees at an event in San Antonio, Texas in late March. First presented in 2012, […]

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  • IDTechEx Profiles Pyrophobic Systems - Pyrophobic Systems Limited
    IDTechEx Profiles Pyrophobic Systems - Pyrophobic Systems Limited

    IDTechEx Profiles Pyrophobic Systems

    Background Pyrophobic Systems was founded over 25 years ago and specializes in fire safety materials for commercial construction applications and Li-ion battery systems. With the growing market for electric vehicles (EVs) and the increased focus on fire safety, Pyrophobic’s materials are well positioned as an alternative to traditional plastics. IDTechEx spoke to Pyrophobic about its […]

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