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UL Fire Testing

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
94HB:
Horizontal Burning Test
94HBF:
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
VW-1:
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

CAN/ULC-S102:
Standard Method of Test for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials and Assemblies
CAN/ULC-S102.2:
Standard Method of Test for Surface Burning Characteristics of Flooring, Floor Covering, and Miscellaneous Materials
CAN/ULC-S109:
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