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BS EN ISO 14116:2015



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Protective clothing. Protection against flame. Limited flame spread materials, material assemblies and clothing

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European foreword
1 Scope
2 Normative references
3 Terms and definitions
4 General and design requirements
5 Sampling, pre-treatment, and ageing
6 Performance requirements
7 Classification
8 Marking
9 Information supplied by the manufacturer
Annex A (normative) - Uncertainty of measurement
Annex B (normative) - Determination of property
        values for rating and classification
Annex ZA (informative) - Relationship between this
         European Standard and the Essential
         Requirements of EU Directive 89/686/EEC

Defines the performance requirements for the limited flame spread properties of all materials, all material assemblies, and protective clothing in order to reduce the possibility of the clothing burning when in occasional and brief contact with small flames and thereby constituting a hazard.

Supersedes BS EN 533 & 03/107809 DC. (01/2009)
British Standards Institution

Standards Relationship
EN ISO 14116:2015 Identical
ISO 14116:2015 Identical

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ISO 13934-1:2013 Textiles — Tensile properties of fabrics — Part 1: Determination of maximum force and elongation at maximum force using the strip method
ISO 3175-2:2010 Textiles Professional care, drycleaning and wetcleaning of fabrics and garments Part 2: Procedure for testing performance when cleaning and finishing using tetrachloroethene
ISO 9073-4:1997 Textiles Test methods for nonwovens Part 4: Determination of tear resistance
ISO 11612:2015 Protective clothing — Clothing to protect against heat and flame — Minimum performance requirements
ISO 6330:2012 Textiles Domestic washing and drying procedures for textile testing
ISO 13688:2013 Protective clothing — General requirements
ISO 13935-2:2014 Textiles — Seam tensile properties of fabrics and made-up textile articles — Part 2: Determination of maximum force to seam rupture using the grab method
ISO 13938-2:1999 Textiles Bursting properties of fabrics Part 2: Pneumatic method for determination of bursting strength and bursting distension
ISO 15025:2016 Protective clothing Protection against flame Method of test for limited flame spread
ISO/TR 2801:2007 Clothing for protection against heat and flame General recommendations for selection, care and use of protective clothing
ISO 11611:2015 Protective clothing for use in welding and allied processes
ISO 15797:2002 Textiles Industrial washing and finishing procedures for testing of workwear
ISO 13938-1:1999 Textiles Bursting properties of fabrics Part 1: Hydraulic method for determination of bursting strength and bursting distension

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