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UL Fire Tests Performed by SGS Govmark

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SGS Govmark Testing has expanded its fire testing services to include a larger number of tests that are specified by UL.

The value in submitting samples to SGS Govmark is to be able to screen products within prompt testing times at a reasonable testing price.

Testing and final product approval must come from UL.

SGS Govmark is a universally recognized fire testing laboratory which has been in existence for over 45 years.

A listing of our accreditations (including ISO 17025) may be found in the About section. Kindly contact SGS Govmark for any other UL Fire Tests not listed herein.

UL 94:
Tests for Flammability of Plastic Materials for Parts in Devices and Appliances
UL Classification:
94-5VA or 94-5VB:
Vertical Burning Test
Horizontal Burning Test
Horizontal Burning Foamed Materials Test
94HF-1, 94HF-2:
Horizontal Burning Foamed Materials Tests
94V-0, 94V-1, 94V-2:
20mm Vertical Burning Test
94VTM-0, 94VTM-1, 94VTM-2:
Thin Materials Vertical Burning Test
UL 130:
Electrical Heating Pads
Paragraph 18.0:
Flammability Tests (18.1.1 Liner)
UL 242:

Section 5:
Wastebasket "Internal Fire Test"
UL 497:
Standard for Protectors for Paired-Conductor Communications Circuits, Flame Test
Section 25:
UL 510:
Standard for Safety for Polyvinyl Chloride, Polyethylene, & Rubber Insulating Tape
UL 651:
Schedule 40 and 80 Rigid PVC Conduit
Section 12:
"Flame Test"
UL 790:
Standard Test Methods for Fire Tests of Roof Coverings
  • Burning Brand Test A (for Class A)
  • Burning Brand Test B (for Classes B & C)
  • Intermittent Flame Exposure
  • Spread of Flames Test
UL 964:
Electrically Heated Bedding
Paragraph 32:
Flammability of Shells
UL 1056:
Standard for Safety — Fire Test of Upholstered Furniture
UL 1123:
Marine Buoyant Devices
Section 30:
Flame Exposure Test
UL 1441:
Coated Electrical Sleeving
Vertical Specimen Flame Test
UL 1581:
Reference Standard for Electrical Wires, Cables, and Flexible Cords
Paragraph 1060:
Vertical Flame and F1 Tests
Paragraph 1061:
Cable Flame Test
Section 1160:
UL Vertical-Tray Flame Test (Determination of Cable Damage Height When the Cables Are Subjected to a Flaming Ignition Source)
Section 1164:
FT4/IEEE 1202 Vertical-Tray Flame Test (Determination of Flame - Propagation Tendency of Cables in a Vertical Cable Tray)
UL 1685:
Standard for Vertical-Tray Fire-Propagation and Smoke-Release Test for Electrical and Optical-Fiber Cables
Section 4:
UL Flame Exposure
Section 12:
FT4/IEEE 1202 Type of Flame Exposure
UL 2043:
Standard for Fire Test for Heat and Visible Smoke Release for Discrete Products and Their Accessories Installed in Air-Handling Spaces

UL Canada

Standard Method of Test for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials and Assemblies
Standard Method of Test for Surface Burning Characteristics of Flooring, Floor Covering, and Miscellaneous Materials
Standards for Flame Tests of Flame-Resistant Fabrics and Films
  • Small Flame Test
  • Large Flame Test, Folded Specimens
  • Large Flame Test, Single Sheet Specimen
  • Large Flame Test, Single Sheet Specimen (Interior Application Refurbishing/Scrubbing Not Applicable)
ULC 564-2:
Test Method for Determining the Fire-Resistance of Floor
Appendix 12