Examples of fire testing for products and systems

- Nov 20, 2018-

ASTM E84 Standard Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials, also known as the Steiner tunnel test

ASTM E1354 Standard Test Method for Heat and Visible Smoke Release Rates for Materials and Products Using an Oxygen Consumption Calorimeter

ASTM E1354 Standard Test Method for Determining Flammability Characteristics of Plastics and Other Solid Materials Using Microscale Combustion Calorimetry

ASTM D2863 Standard Test Method for Measuring the Minimum Oxygen Concentration to Support Candle-Like Combustion of Plastics (Oxygen Index)

DIN 4102 Part 1 Fire behaviour of building materials and building components – Part 1: Building materials; concepts, requirements and tests

UL 94 Standard for Tests for Flammability of Plastic Materials for Parts in Devices and Appliances

UL 2221 Tests of Fire Resistive Grease Duct Enclosure Assemblies

UL 1479 Fire Tests of Through-Penetration Firestops

UL 1709 Rapid Rise Fire Tests of Protection Materials for Structural Steel

UL 2085 Protected Aboveground Tanks for Flammable and Combustible Liquids

EN 16034 Pedestrian doorsets, industrial, commercial, garage doors and openable windows – Product standard, performance characteristics – Fire resisting and/or smoke control characteristics

FAR 25.853 [a-1] & ASTM E 906 Standard Test Method for Heat and Visible Smoke Release Rates for Materials and Products, also known as the OSU Test