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Dupre Minerals


A range of high performance flame retardant additives that can be mixed with established water based emulsion paint systems to upgrade fire retardant properties. Suitable for flammable and non flammable substrates.

Patent Pending

Water Based

All paints and additives are friendly to the environment.

Thin Film

Compared to intumescent paints, Dupre Additives provide opportunity for minimal dry film thickness.

VOC Compliant

Very low VOC content, compared to traditional FR additives.

Certified & Approved

The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (England & Wales) & the Fire (Scotland) Act 2005 underline the potential hazard of flame spread on painted surfaces as being a factor to be considered in a fire risk assessment.

FR Paints must be tested as a specified paint system on a specified substrate and conform to BS476 parts 6-7 in the UK or EN13501-1 which covers the UK & Europe in order to be specified for FR Paint applications.



Fire Retardant Additive

Non Flammable Substrates (Decorative)


  • New Build properties
  • Upgrade paint compatible with water based systems
  • Suitable for interior wall and ceiling applications
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Base Coat Primer

Flammable Substrates (Industrial/Commercial)


  • New build and refurbishments
  • Upgrade undercoat paint for solvent and water based solutions

Effective in Application & Cost

Our additive technology enables a paint to be manufactured that retains an entry level price allowing it to be specified in a variety of decorative and industrial projects where fire resistance is paramount.

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Flame Retardant Paints

A full range of flame retardant decorative emulsion to add safety to a premium finish.

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