Flammability properties of plastics


Flammability of plastic materials:

This method is specified for the flammability of polymeric  materials used for parts in devices and appliances. It serves as a preliminary indication of their acceptability with respect to flammability for a particular application. The specimens are exposed to a small open flame or radiant heat source under controlled laboratory conditions.

  • UL 94

Determination of burning behaviour and burning rate of interior materials :

These methods specify for determining the burning rate of materials used in the occupant department of vehicles.

  • ISO 3795
  • MVSS 302
  • Suzuki SES N 3245
  • Volvo VCS 5031,19
  • DIN 75200
  • VW TL 1010
  • Kia MS 300-08
  • Renault D45 1333
  • Toyota TSM 0500G
  • BMW GS 97038

Flame retardant properties:

  • Daimler DBL 5307:2000