Fretwork | The Flame Retardant Textiles Network Ltd.
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STOP PRESS.

We’ve been busy looking at various aspects of our process control techniques and what they provide.

We have done some directly comparative burn testing using the same fabric and then examining the effect of flame retardant finishing followed by a topical overspray of a stain or soil repellant finish to assess the effect of adding a resin to the surface of a textile that is complaint with the FFR.

Try this link: https://fretwork.org.uk/news/

FRETWORK CODE OF GOOD PRACTICE

 (FCOGP)


The Group of Companies represented by  FRETWORK in the FCOGP carry the responsibility in the UK upholstery manufacturing supply chain for daily decisions made in dealing with the textile cover fabrics, any treatments made, subsequent testing and ensuring legal compliance with the Furniture Fire Safety Regulations (FFR).


STUART thinks the LABELLING plans for upholstery are

BONKERS.

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STUART and some thoughts on labelling

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