NY-BEST Member: PyroPhobic Systems, Ltd


PyroPhobic Systems Limited is a fire barrier product manufacturer located in Barrie, Ontario, Canada who specialize in the development of passive fire containment products. The company was founded in 1994, and has been working on perfecting their products ever since. PyroPhobic Systems provides methods to prevent cascading fire in lithium ion battery systems. PyroPhobic Systems has integrated Lithium Prevent , an intumescent composite component, into the heart of a lithium ion battery powered energy storage system to help achieve compliance with the 2018 International Building Code. PyroPhobic’s products are injection molded thermoplastics, which give them the flexibility to be engineered for use in a variety of battery applications, ranging from stationary energy storage to electric vehicles. It is expected that New York City’s new building codes for energy storage systems will require the inclusion of technologies likes those available from PyroPhobic to pass the UL 9540a test method. PyroPhobic offers extensive experience working with a variety of testing agencies and OEMs in the development of a wide range of intumescent composite injection molded fire barrier products. PyroPhobic Systems has the ability to support the needs of any battery system. Tim Riley, International Business Development for PyroPhobic, is based in Canandaigua, NY.

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Tim Riley