Fire retardant treated (FRT) plywood reduces the effects of fire with innovative materials that impede flame spread and smoke development. Recognized as an alternative to other noncombustible materials, building code agencies have approved FRT wood for a wide range of applications. Fire retardant wood has proven itself in countless structures of various types.
Can be used in interior applications
Provides extra safety and increased fire escape time
Has greater design latitude for architects, engineers and contractors
Can be a less-costly alternative to sprinklers or parapet walls