Fire & Flammablity Testing

Specific Test List

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FLAME RESISTANCE

Test Sample Size Performance Time
Standards: NFPA 1975
Initial test (as received) 30" x 30" 5 - 7 days
Test after laundering or dry cleaning 30" x 30" *

HEAT RESISTANCE @ 500°F (8.4)

Test Sample Size Performance Time
Standards: NFPA 1975 (cites ISO 17493)
Initial test (as received) 48" x 48" 5 - 7 days
Test after laundering or dry cleaning 48" x 48" *

THERMAL STABILITY (Excluding Thread)

Test Sample Size Performance Time
(NFPA 1975 cites ASTM D 751 modified) 36" x 36" 5 - 7 days

SEAM STRENGTH (Woven Textile)

Test Sample Size Performance Time
(NFPA 1975 cites ASTM D 1683) 18" x 36" 5 - 7 days

* Timing is dependent upon the number of launderings or dry cleanings required.