TB 117, in effect since 1975, mandates flammability standards for residential upholstered
Products covered include: office furniture, household furniture, kitchen furniture, upholstered
seats, living room furniture, dining room furniture, bedroom furniture, seats parts, parts of furniture, sawnwood, wood-based panels, woodworking machinery.
I want the standards for upholstered
furniture and mattress flammability to move forward as quickly as possible.
Fritz Hollings (D-SC), ranking minority Member of the powerful Senate Commerce Committee, introduced legislation (S 1798) that would force CPSC to adopt fire safety standards being developed by California for upholstered
furniture, mattresses and filled bedding products as national standards.
Staff sent a briefing package to the Commission in July, recommending that the agency propose a new upholstered
furniture rule that would address both the risk of cigarette ignition and the risk of small open flame (candles, lighters, and matches) ignition of upholstered
The men's study, done by designer Carolyn Oliver-Broder, is a personal favorite, particularly for the adventurous use of upholstered
striped wall covering (incredible
Wittmann Design for Matrix: a range of upholstered
seating by Hannes Wettstein.
The National Research Council has found that eight of 16 flame-retardant chemicals tested for use in upholstered
furniture fabrics could be toxic to humans.
Furniture production and consumption in Czech Republic are analysed by segment: kitchen furniture, upholstered
furniture, office furniture, other furniture.
It is intended to help keep the state's upholstered
furniture industry competitive.
Some years ago the Monitor reported that Congress mandated a National Academy of Sciences (NAS) study on the possible toxicity of flame retardant chemicals that might be used to treat upholstered
Members of INDA, Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, Gary, NC, have formed a task force group to discuss flammability standards for upholstered
furniture and bedding.
Although they're not a particularly hot ticket this year, Parsons chairs are transitional and will work with several decor tastes if upholstered
in neutral fabric or the cutting-edge toile.
conference/desk chair, designed by the firm.
The American Furniture Manufacturers Association Flammability Workshop here last week was standing room only, which underscores the impact and importance the proposed flammability standards have on the upholstered