Firewood London apartment building flammable material made by the US company announced to stop the global sales
A fire in London's apartment building killed 79 people.
According to Singapore's "Straits Times" reported on June 27, June 14 fire and led to the loss of 79 people in London apartment building flammable panel used by the United States Arconic company. Arconic's share price fell 11.3% after the incident. Local time on Monday (26), the company announced that they will be in the global stop selling this flammable aluminum cladding panel.
It is reported that Arconic company is from Alcoa spin off the independent listed companies. On Thursday (24th), Reuters disclosed that Arconic was a supplier of flammable panels in the London apartment building, followed by an 11.3% decline in Arconic's share price.
Some lawyers say Arconic may face prosecutions in the United States and the United Kingdom, including prosecutions from victims and their families. However, Arconic has yet to respond to possible prosecutions.
In a statement on Monday, Arconic said that their product manual clearly marked the use of these materials for high-rise buildings will have fire hazards. Because the construction laws around the world are not unified, and the construction of local regulations for non-compliance led to the tragedy of London fire.
Reported that Reuters received a copy of the company's product manual clearly marked that if the flammable materials for high-rise buildings will have fire hazards, the building height of 30 meters above the building should not be used, and note Ming: The company's production of polyethylene panels are flammable materials.
While the height of the London apartment building is over 60 meters. The British government has also said that fire apartments for the use of this flammable panel material does not meet the British building regulations.
British London police confirmed on the 23rd, London apartment fire is a 4-storey room caused by a refrigerator fire, not man-made reasons. But the police commissioned by the professional bodies of the apartment building renovation used in the external wall insulation materials found that it is completely unqualified, and that it is the main reason for the rapid spread of fire