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The purpose of this standard is to provide test procedures for the assessment of flammability properties of upholstered furniture. This standard includes test methods for evaluating the cigarette ignition resistance of upholstered furniture components and an upholstered furniture assembly as well as the fire response of upholstered furniture subjected to a specified flaming ignition source.
These test methods do not provide information on the performance of upholstered furniture in other fire conditions.