DRICON and NON-COM Exterior are proven fire retardant technologies from Arch Timber Protection which also maintains the beauty of construction timbers. The fire protection allows compliance with building regulations. Once treated the fire protection is there for the life of timbers.
DRICON is a humidity resistant treatment which can be used for the protection of interior timber applications. DRICON treated products have been used widely in public buildings around the world for over 25 years. The technology of DRICON is applied by Foreco under the label SafeWood. This is a product which can be used for interior applications, and with a (fire retardant) coating also for exterior purposes.
NON-COM Exterior has over 30 years proven performance in major build projects around the world as a leach resistant fire protection for exterior cladding timbers and cedar shingles. The treatment allows timber to be used in fully exposed exterior applications with no loss of fire protection over time.The technology of NON-COM is applied by Foreco under the label SafeWood Select. Since the fire retardant treatment is fixed into the timber SafeWood Selects needs no to little maintenance, while maintaining a high standard of fire safety.
Both treatments meet the requirements of EN13501-1.