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Title 16 Part 1630 → Subpart A → §1630.2

Title 16 → Chapter II → Subchapter D → Part 1630 → Subpart A → §1630.2

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Title 16 Part 1630 → Subpart A → §1630.2

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Title 16Chapter IISubchapter DPart 1630Subpart A → §1630.2


Title 16: Commercial Practices
PART 1630—STANDARD FOR THE SURFACE FLAMMABILITY OF CARPETS AND RUGS (FF 1-70)
Subpart A—The Standard


§1630.2   Scope and application.

(a) This Standard provides a test method to determine the surface flammability of carpets and rugs when exposed to a standard small source of ignition under carefully prescribed draft-protected conditions. It is applicable to all types of carpets and rugs used as floor covering materials regardless of their method of fabrication or whether they are made of natural or synthetic fibers or films, or combinations of or substitutes for these.

(b) One of a kind, carpet or rug, such as an antique, an Oriental, or a hide, may be excluded from testing under this Standard pursuant to conditions established by the Consumer Product Safety Commission.