ASTM E1590 - 17

Standard Test Method for Fire Testing of Mattresses


Status:
Current
Type:
Standard
Language:
English
Price from:
€ 60.10

Scope

1.1 This is a fire-test-response standard.1.2 This test method provides a means of determining the burning behavior of mattresses used in public occupancies by measuring specific fire test responses when the test specimen, a mattress or mattress with foundation, is subjected to a specified flaming ignition source under well ventilated conditions.1.3 This is a test method for mattresses or mattresses with foundations.1.4 Test data are obtained describing the burning behavior, following application of a specific ignition source, from ignition until all burning has ceased, a period of 1 h has elapsed, or flashover appears inevitable.1.5 This test method does not provide information on the fire performance of mattresses under fire conditions other than those specified in this test method. In particular, this test method does not apply to smoldering ignition by cigarettes. See 5.12 for further information.1.6 The rate of heat release of burning test specimen is measured by an oxygen consu

Number of pages: 24

International relationships :

ICS: 97.140 - Furniture 13.220.40 - Ignitability and burning behaviour of materials and products

Item number: A006375