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Fire safety services for interior products, furnishings and textiles

 

We are experienced in testing burning behaviour and fire safety of interior products, furnishings and textiles. As our customer you can benefit from our services in marketing purposes, up keeping the national and international approvals, in product development and verifying the fire safety of products.

By testing you can show that the product is fire safe

We test the fire safety of interior products, furnishings and textiles according to the European and international fire test methods for authorities, approvals, consumer safety or for marketing purposes.

The fire safety requirements of interior products, furnishings and textiles

Different fire test methods, requirements and approval procedures apply to products in buildings, ships, motor vehicles and railway vehicles.

There are instructions for fire safety of furnishings and textiles in public premises in Finland. The fire safety requirements for mattresses and upholstered furniture's for consumer use are presented in degrees.

Read more: Burning behaviour and fire safety requirements of interior products, furnishings and textiles

Versatile testing possibilities

We make tests for determining the fire safety of interior products, furnishings and textiles according to the European and international fire test methods.

We are experienced in fire testing and assessing of fire safety of products for different approvals. We help you to plan tests for approvals.

We make tests for the ignitability and flame spread properties of clothing textile, tents and sleeping bags.

Our services in fire testing and classification on furnishing and textiles

  • Ignitability of upholstered furniture by a smoldering cigarette and flame EN 1021-1 and -2
  • Ignitability of upholstered furniture by a smoldering cigarette and flame IMO 2010 FTCP Part 8
  • Ignitability of mattresses by a smoldering cigarette and flame EN 597-1 and -2
  • Ignitability of bedding components by a smoldering cigarette and flame IMO 2010 FTPC Part 9
  • Ignitability of bedding items by a smoldering cigarette and flame EN ISO 12952-1 and -2
  • Classification scheme - burning behavior of bedding items EN 14533
  • Ignitability of curtains EN 1101
  • Flame spread of curtains EN 1102
  • Ignitability of textiles EN ISO 6940
  • Fire spread of textiles EN ISO 6941
  • Classification scheme of curtains EN 13773
  • Ignitability of curtains IMO 2010 FTPC Part 7
  • Burning behaviour of clothing textiles EN 1103​
  • Burning behaviour of children's nightwear EN 14878
  • Horizontal burning rate of materials in motor vehicles Reg. 118 Annex 6
  • Melting behaviour of materials in motor vehicles Reg.118 Annex 7
  • Vertical burning rate of materials in motor vehicles Reg. 118 Annex 8
  • Fire safety of sleeping bags SFS 5431
  • Fire safety of tents EN 1102 and IMO 2010 FTCP Part 7

 

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Tel.+358 20 722 7070
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P.O. Box 1000, FI-02044 VTT, Finland
Tel. exchange +358 20 722 111
Opening hours Mon - Fri 8:00 - 16:30,
GMT +2 time zone
Fax +358 20 722 7001

CUSTOMER SERVICE

info@vtt.fi
Tel. +358 20 722 7070
Fax +358 20 722 7001
Opening hours 9:00 - 11:00 and
12:00 - 15:00,
GMT +2 time zone

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