Fire & Flammablity Testing

Specific Test List

BRITISH STANDARD BS 5867Download PDFDownload

Type "A" Performance Requirements

Cites ISO 6941

Test Sample Size Performance Time
Initial test 1 yard of fabric 7 - 10 days
Test after 6 cycles of dry cleaning 1 yard of fabric 10 - 14 days
Test after 12 cycles of washing 1 yard of fabric 10 - 14 days

Type "B" Performance Requirements

Cites BS EN ISO 15025

Test Sample Size Performance Time
Initial test 1 yard of fabric 7 - 10 days
Test after 6 cycles of dry cleaning 1 yard of fabric 10 - 14 days
Test after 12 cycles of washing 1 yard of fabric 10 - 14 days

Type "C" Performance Requirements

Cites BS EN ISO 15025

Test Sample Size Performance Time
Initial test 1 yard of fabric 7 - 10 days
Test after 50 cycles of washing 1 yard of fabric 15 - 20 days