Dr. Troitzsch and FEPS provide services in various public and private fields

 Publicly available services and activities: 


  • Expert opinions on membrane roofing systems 1985-2005
  • Expert in the Working Group "Brominated flame retardants", Bonn, September 1989
  • Report on the fire of a PVC plant in Lengerich, North-Rhine Westphalia, October 1992
  • Evaluation of reaction to fire of construction products and fire tests proposals as an expert to the European Commission, DG XII, Brussels, September 1992 and December 1995
  • Consultancy and publications on the Düsseldorf Airport Fire, April 11th, 1996, and feasibility study on the fire behavior and testing of power cables following the Düsseldorf Airport Fire on behalf of the German Building Ministry of the Federal State of North-Rhine Westphalia, Düsseldorf, 1998
  • Committee Member and author in Environmental Health Criteria EHC for Flame retardants. UNEP, ILO, WHO, IPCS. EHC Publication No. 192, Geneva, 1998
  • Study on the fire behavior of TV-sets and PC-monitors with the German State Building Materials Testing Establishment MFPA, Leipzig, Germany, 1998
  • Organization and chair of Hanser seminars on fire safety of plastics 2001-2011
  • Consortium member of the European Union FP 6 Research Project: Predicting Fire Behaviour of Nanocomposites (PREDFIRE), 2005-2008
  • Consortium member of the European Union FP 7 Research Project: Processing and Upscaling of Fire-Resistant Nano-Filled Thermosetting Polyester Resin (POLYFIRE), 2009-2012
  • Project coordinator for VDE round-robin Glow Wire Ignition Test to IEC 60695-2-13, 2006-2008
  • Organization and chair of the International SKZ flame retardants conference in Shanghai and Guangzhou, China, 2009-2015
  • Since 1995, organization and chair of the German SKZ Trends in Fire Safety and Innovative Flame Retardants in Plastics Conferences, Würzburg, Germany
  • Since 2010, member of the International Advisory Committee of the International Symposium on Flame Retardant Materials & Technology Conferences (ISFRMT), China
  • Since 2015, member of the International Scientific Committee of the Asia-Oceania Symposium for Fire safety Materials and Engineering Conferences (AOFSM), China