Fire Retardant Plywood

Fire Retardant Plywood or Fire Rated Plywood (FRP) is a BWR (Boiling Water Resistant) Grade Plywood that is given anti flame treatment of Ammonium Sulphate, Ammonium Phosphate, and TCP.

The plywood conforms to IS : 5509: 2000 standards.

Where can Fire Retardant Plywood be used?

  • Automotive industry
  • Shipping industry
  • Domestic purposes
  • Office buildings
  • At the airports

Technical Specifications


Required as per IS:5509
Galaxy’s Observed Values
Glue Shear Strength in Dry Stage 1350 N 1410 N
Glue Shear Strength in Wet Stage 1100 N 1160 N
Flammability 30 min 35 min
Rate of Burning 20 min 25 min
Flame Penetration 15 min / 6mm 15 min / 6mm