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Protocol for Testing Mattress/Foundation Sets Using a Pair of Gas Burners

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Author(s)

Thomas J. Ohlemiller

Abstract

A dual burner apparatus has been developed for the purpose of assessing the flammability of a mattress/foundation combination in a manner that correlates with its real world fire behavior. This document sets out the detailed procedure for employing this burner assembly so as to obtain maximum lab-to-lab reproducibility.
Citation
Astm Standardization News

Keywords

flammability testing, heat release rate, ignition, mattress flammability

Citation

Ohlemiller, T. (2017), Protocol for Testing Mattress/Foundation Sets Using a Pair of Gas Burners, Astm Standardization News (Accessed April 20, 2024)
Created February 19, 2017