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BS 5852 A actual test method whereby a finishing product or a specially constructed test rig designed for a simulated upholstered furniture is subjected to ignition sources. The ignition sources can be selected from cigarette, butane gas, or crib. Their thermal output ranges from a smouldering cigarette to a flame approximately the equivalent of burning four double sheets of full-sized news paper. Then to assess the ignitability of upholstered furniture in smouldering and/or flaming ignition.

BS 5852 A actual test method whereby a finishing product or a specially constructed test rig designed for a simulated upholstered furniture is subjected

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BS 5852

• A actual test method whereby a finishing product or a specially constructed test rig designed for a simulated upholstered furniture is subjected to ignition sources. The ignition sources can be selected from cigarette, butane gas, or crib. Their thermal output ranges from a smouldering cigarette to a flame approximately the equivalent of burning four double sheets of full-sized news paper. Then to assess the ignitability of upholstered furniture in smouldering and/or flaming ignition.

EN597 Flammability Test

Pass-

Charred Length<

10cm

FailSmoude

ring through

the back

Pass-not burn

FailFlame spread to the edge

Cigarette Test

Match Test

CA TB117 Flammability Test

Foam and Cigarette Tests

After Test