Fire Tests Flooring

Fire tests are an essential part of the classification of (carpet) floorcoverings.
You can contact the Centre for Textile Science and Engineering for globally accepted test results.

Questions? Contact Didier Van Daele


Below is a list of the most common tests:

General

glueing -
Cleansing of floor coverings ISO 11379 (2009)

Flammability Europe

Single-flame source test ISO 11925-2 (2002)*
Radiant panel 4 loose-laid ISO 9239-1 (2010)*
Radiant panel 6 pieces glued ISO 9239-1 (2010)*
Radiant panel first sample ISO 9239-1 (2010)*
Additional sample ISO 9239-1 (2010)*

Flammability USA & UK

Pill Test - US Doc FF1-70 US Commercial Standard Doc.FF1-70*
Hot Metal Nut BS 4790 (1987), BS 5287 (1988)
Smoke density ABD 0031
Radiant panel US ASTM E648 (2008)

Flammability Airplane - Car

Aeroplane: vertical test 12s FAR 25853
Flame propagation (3) F MVSS 302
Flame propagation (5) DIN 75 200 (1980)
Flame propagation (5) ISO 3795 (1989)
Flame propagation 95/28EG
Melting behaviour 95/28EG

Artificial Turf

Fire test artificial turf ISO 9239-1 (2002)*
Fire test artificial turf 1 test ISO 9239-1 (2002)*
Fire test artificial turf per additional sample ISO 9239-1 (2002)*
Fire test artificial turf DIN 51960