Timber and wood-based sheet materials in fire - October 1979

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Although no two accidental fires are alike in terms of temperature and rate of development, timber and its board products are remarkably predictable in their behaviour when exposed to fire conditions. To understand the complex phenomenon of fires, it is important to distinguish two main stages:

1 Ignition and fire growth
2 The fully developed fire

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