Fire Testing Services

Through our partner labs in the United Kingdom, GBH International offers testing services to a wide variety of standards.

ASTM Standards

  • D 2863 (Oxygen index)
  • E 662 (Smoke density)
  • E 1317 (Surface spread of flame)
  • E 1321 (LIFT flame spread)
  • E 1354 (Cone calorimeter)
  • E 2652 (Non-combustibility)
  • F 814 (Smoke)

IMO Standards

  • FTP Code (All parts)
  • A.563 (14) (Textiles)
  • A.652 (16) (Upholstery)
  • A.653 (16) (Surface flammability)
  • A.687 (17) (Ignitability of primary deck covering)
  • A.688 (17) (Ignitability of bedding)
  • A.753 (18) (Pipes)

Defence Standards (formerly NES)

  • 711 (Smoke)
  • 713 (Toxicity)
  • 714 (Oxygen index)
  • 715 (Temperature index)

Aircraft Standards

  • FAR 25-853 (Flammability, smoke, toxicity)
  • FAA Handbook Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, and 6
  • BSS 7238 (Smoke)
  • BSS 7239 (Toxicity
  • BSS 7230 (Flammability)
  • BSS 7234 (Flammability of cables)
  • ABD 0031 (Flammability, smoke, toxicity)
  • EASA CS 25

Other Standards

  • UL 94 (Flammability)

ISO Standards

  • 1182 (Non-combustibility)
  • 4589-2 (Oxygen index)
  • 4589-3 (Temperature index)
  • 5658 Part 2 (Spread of flame)
  • 5659 Part 2 (Smoke density)
  • 9239 (Flooring radiant panel)

IEC Standards

  • 60754-1 (HCl)
  • 60754-2 (Acid gas)
  • 61034-2 (3m cube smoke chamber)
  • 60332-1 (Cables)
  • 60332-2 (Cables)
  • 60332-3 (Ladder test)
  • 60332-3 + RHR (Ladder test)

BS & EN

  • BS 476 Part 6 (Fire propagation)
  • BS 476 Part 7 (Surface spread of flame)
  • BS 5438 (Fabric test)
  • BS 5852 (Upholstered seating)
  • BS 6807 (Mattresses)
  • BS 6853 Annex B.2 (Toxicity)
  • BS 6853 Annex D (Smoke)
  • BS 7177 (Mattresses)
  • EN 50265-2-1 (Single cable)
  • EN 50265-2-2 (Single cable)
  • EN 50267-2 (Acid gas)
  • EN 50268 (3m cube smoke chamber)
  • EN 597-1 (Mattresses)
  • EN 597-2 (Mattresses)
  • EN 1021-1 (Upholstered furniture)
  • EN 1021-2 (Upholstered furniture)