EN 1021-1 and -2: Assessment of the ignitability of upholstered furniture
Parts 1 and 2 of the EN 1021 standard are used to assess the ignitability of upholstered seating. A smoldering cigarette and match-flame equivalent are used as ignition sources.
Testing is a requirement for upholstered furniture that is designed to be used in public spaces, such as hotels, schools, and restaurants.
- Suitable sample matrices
- Upholstered furniture
- Required sample quantity
- Fabrics: two pieces 800 mm x 650 mm. Cushioning: two pieces 450 mm x 300 mm x 75 mm and two pieces 450 mm x 150 mm x 75 mm.
- Typical turnaround time
- 3 weeks after receiving the samples
- Quality system
- Accredited test method
- Device types