Testing and assessment of reaction to fire performance of construction products (including, but not limited to, floor coverings) is uniformly regulated within the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA).
Whereby the testing of floor coverings is in accordance with
The burning behaviour of floor coverings is expressed in classes A to F, with subscript fl (fl stands for flooring), where:
Regarding the required fire classes for the individual types of buildings and areas of application, there is no unique European regulation; here, the respective national regulations still apply.
All the described tests and classifications are carried out by OETI in Vienna.
If you have any questions, please contact our flooring technology team: Mr Hannes Vittek and Ms Atena Adineh at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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