Title 16

Volume 2 CHAPTER II SUBCHAP D

Subchapter D - Flammable Fabrics Act Regulations

16:2.0.1.4.104PART 1602
PART 1602 - STATEMENTS OF POLICY OR INTERPRETATION
16:2.0.1.4.104.0.2.1SECTION 1602.1
     1602.1 Enforcement policy.
16:2.0.1.4.105PART 1605
PART 1605 - INVESTIGATIONS, INSPECTIONS AND INQUIRIES PURSUANT TO THE FLAMMABLE FABRICS ACT
16:2.0.1.4.105.1SUBPART A
Subpart A - Procedures for Investigations, Inspections and Inquiries
16:2.0.1.4.105.1.2.1SECTION 1605.1
     1605.1 Purposes, delegation, finding and how initiated.
16:2.0.1.4.105.1.2.2SECTION 1605.2
     1605.2 Conduct and scope of inspections.
16:2.0.1.4.105.1.2.3SECTION 1605.3
     1605.3 Compulsory processes and the service thereof.
16:2.0.1.4.105.1.2.4SECTION 1605.4
     1605.4 Orders for access.
16:2.0.1.4.105.1.2.5SECTION 1605.5
     1605.5 Subpoenas.
16:2.0.1.4.105.1.2.6SECTION 1605.6
     1605.6 Investigational hearings.
16:2.0.1.4.105.1.2.7SECTION 1605.7
     1605.7 Depositions.
16:2.0.1.4.105.1.2.8SECTION 1605.8
     1605.8 Rights of witnesses at investigational hearings and of deponents at depositions.
16:2.0.1.4.105.1.2.9SECTION 1605.9
     1605.9 Written interrogatories.
16:2.0.1.4.105.1.2.10SECTION 1605.10
     1605.10 General or special orders seeking information.
16:2.0.1.4.105.1.2.11SECTION 1605.11
     1605.11 Remedies for failure to permit authorized investigations.
16:2.0.1.4.105.1.2.12SECTION 1605.12
     1605.12 Nonexclusive delegation of power.
16:2.0.1.4.105.2SUBPART B
Subpart B - Consent Order Agreements
16:2.0.1.4.105.2.2.1SECTION 1605.13
     1605.13 Procedures for Consent Order Agreements.
16:2.0.1.4.106PART 1608
PART 1608 - GENERAL RULES AND REGULATIONS UNDER THE FLAMMABLE FABRICS ACT
16:2.0.1.4.106.0.2.1SECTION 1608.0
     1608.0 Scope.
16:2.0.1.4.106.0.2.2SECTION 1608.1
     1608.1 Terms defined.
16:2.0.1.4.106.0.2.3SECTION 1608.2
     1608.2 Form of separate guaranty.
16:2.0.1.4.106.0.2.4SECTION 1608.3
     1608.3 Continuing guaranties.
16:2.0.1.4.106.0.2.5SECTION 1608.4
     1608.4 Guaranties furnished by nonresidents of the U.S. no bar to prosecution.
16:2.0.1.4.106.0.2.6SECTION 1608.5
     1608.5 Salvage operations of common carriers and others.
16:2.0.1.4.106.0.2.7SECTION 1608.6
     1608.6 Reference to guaranty by Government prohibited.
16:2.0.1.4.107PART 1609
PART 1609 - TEXT OF THE FLAMMABLE FABRICS ACT OF 1953, AS AMENDED IN 1954, PRIOR TO 1967 AMENDMENT AND REVISION
16:2.0.1.4.107.0.2.1SECTION 1609.1
     1609.1 Text of the Flammable Fabrics Act of 1953, as amended in 1954.
16:2.0.1.4.108PART 1610
PART 1610 - STANDARD FOR THE FLAMMABILITY OF CLOTHING TEXTILES
16:2.0.1.4.108.1SUBPART A
Subpart A - The Standard
16:2.0.1.4.108.1.2.1SECTION 1610.1
     1610.1 Purpose, scope and applicability.
16:2.0.1.4.108.1.2.2SECTION 1610.2
     1610.2 Definitions.
16:2.0.1.4.108.1.2.3SECTION 1610.3
     1610.3 Summary of test method.
16:2.0.1.4.108.1.2.4SECTION 1610.4
     1610.4 Requirements for classifying textiles.
16:2.0.1.4.108.1.2.5SECTION 1610.5
     1610.5 Test apparatus and materials.
16:2.0.1.4.108.1.2.6SECTION 1610.6
     1610.6 Test procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.108.1.2.7SECTION 1610.7
     1610.7 Test sequence and classification criteria.
16:2.0.1.4.108.1.2.8SECTION 1610.8
     1610.8 Reporting results.
16:2.0.1.4.108.2SUBPART B
Subpart B - Rules and Regulations
16:2.0.1.4.108.2.2.1SECTION 1610.31
     1610.31 Definitions.
16:2.0.1.4.108.2.2.2SECTION 1610.32
     1610.32 General requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.108.2.2.3SECTION 1610.33
     1610.33 Test procedures for textile fabrics and film.
16:2.0.1.4.108.2.2.4SECTION 1610.34
     1610.34 Only uncovered or exposed parts of wearing apparel to be tested.
16:2.0.1.4.108.2.2.5SECTION 1610.35
     1610.35 Procedures for testing special types of textile fabrics under the standard.
16:2.0.1.4.108.2.2.6SECTION 1610.36
     1610.36 Application of Act to particular types of products.
16:2.0.1.4.108.2.2.7SECTION 1610.37
     1610.37 Reasonable and representative tests to support guaranties.
16:2.0.1.4.108.2.2.8SECTION 1610.38
     1610.38 Maintenance of records by those furnishing guaranties.
16:2.0.1.4.108.2.2.9SECTION 1610.39
     1610.39 Shipments under section 11(c) of the Act.
16:2.0.1.4.108.2.2.10SECTION 1610.40
     1610.40 Use of alternate apparatus, procedures, or criteria for tests for guaranty purposes.
16:2.0.1.4.108.3SUBPART C
Subpart C - Interpretations and Policies
16:2.0.1.4.108.3.2.1SECTION 1610.61
     1610.61 Reasonable and representative testing to assure compliance with the standard for the clothing textiles.
16:2.0.1.4.108.3.2.2.55APPENDIX
  Figure 1 to Part 1610 - Sketch of Flammability Apparatus
16:2.0.1.4.108.3.2.2.56APPENDIX
  Figure 2 to Part 1610 - Flammability Apparatus Views
16:2.0.1.4.108.3.2.2.57APPENDIX
  Figure 3 to Part 1610 - Specimen Holder Supported in Specimen Rack
16:2.0.1.4.108.3.2.2.58APPENDIX
  Figure 4 to Part 1610 - An Example of a Typical Indicator Finger
16:2.0.1.4.108.3.2.2.59APPENDIX
  Figure 5 to Part 1610 - An Example of a Typical Gas Shield
16:2.0.1.4.108.3.2.2.60APPENDIX
  Figure 6 to Part 1610 - Igniter
16:2.0.1.4.108.3.2.2.61APPENDIX
  Figure 7 to Part 1610 - Brushing Device
16:2.0.1.4.108.3.2.2.62APPENDIX
  Figure 8 to Part 1610 - Brush
16:2.0.1.4.108.3.2.2.63APPENDIX
  Figure 9 to Part 1610 - Brushing Device Template
16:2.0.1.4.109PART 1611
PART 1611 - STANDARD FOR THE FLAMMABILITY OF VINYL PLASTIC FILM
16:2.0.1.4.109.1SUBPART A
Subpart A - The Standard
16:2.0.1.4.109.1.2.1SECTION 1611.1
     1611.1 Purpose and scope.
16:2.0.1.4.109.1.2.2SECTION 1611.2
     1611.2 General description of products covered.
16:2.0.1.4.109.1.2.3SECTION 1611.3
     1611.3 Flammability - general requirement.
16:2.0.1.4.109.1.2.4SECTION 1611.4
     1611.4 Flammability test.
16:2.0.1.4.109.2SUBPART B
Subpart B - Rules and Regulations
16:2.0.1.4.109.2.2.1SECTION 1611.31
     1611.31 Terms defined.
16:2.0.1.4.109.2.2.2SECTION 1611.32
     1611.32 General requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.109.2.2.3SECTION 1611.33
     1611.33 Test procedures for textile fabrics and film.
16:2.0.1.4.109.2.2.4SECTION 1611.34
     1611.34 Only uncovered or exposed parts of wearing apparel to be tested.
16:2.0.1.4.109.2.2.5SECTION 1611.35
     1611.35 Testing certain classes of fabric and film.
16:2.0.1.4.109.2.2.6SECTION 1611.36
     1611.36 Application of act to particular types of products.
16:2.0.1.4.109.2.2.7SECTION 1611.37
     1611.37 Reasonable and representative tests under section 8 of the Act.
16:2.0.1.4.109.2.2.8SECTION 1611.38
     1611.38 Maintenance of records by those furnishing guaranties.
16:2.0.1.4.109.2.2.9SECTION 1611.39
     1611.39 Shipments under section 11(c) of the act.
16:2.0.1.4.110PART 1615
PART 1615 - STANDARD FOR THE FLAMMABILITY OF CHILDREN'S SLEEPWEAR: SIZES 0 THROUGH 6X (FF 3-71)
16:2.0.1.4.110.1SUBPART A
Subpart A - The Standard
16:2.0.1.4.110.1.2.1SECTION 1615.1
     1615.1 Definitions.
16:2.0.1.4.110.1.2.2SECTION 1615.2
     1615.2 Scope and application.
16:2.0.1.4.110.1.2.3SECTION 1615.3
     1615.3 General requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.110.1.2.4SECTION 1615.4
     1615.4 Test procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.110.1.2.5SECTION 1615.5
     1615.5 Labeling requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.110.2SUBPART B
Subpart B - Rules and Regulations
16:2.0.1.4.110.2.2.1SECTION 1615.31
     1615.31 Labeling, recordkeeping, advertising, retail display and guaranties.
16:2.0.1.4.110.2.2.2SECTION 1615.32
     1615.32 Method for establishment and use of alternate laundering procedures under section 4(g)(4)(ii) of the standard.
16:2.0.1.4.110.2.2.3SECTION 1615.35
     1615.35 Use of alternate apparatus, procedures, or criteria for testing under the standard.
16:2.0.1.4.110.2.2.4SECTION 1615.36
     1615.36 Use of alternate apparatus or procedures for tests for guaranty purposes.
16:2.0.1.4.110.3SUBPART C
Subpart C - Interpretations and Policies
16:2.0.1.4.110.3.2.1SECTION 1615.61
     1615.61 [Reserved]
16:2.0.1.4.110.3.2.2SECTION 1615.62
     1615.62 Policy and interpretation relative to items in inventory or as to recordkeeping requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.110.3.2.3SECTION 1615.63
     1615.63 Policy regarding garment production unit identification.
16:2.0.1.4.110.3.2.4SECTION 1615.64
     1615.64 Policy to clarify scope of the standard.
16:2.0.1.4.111PART 1616
PART 1616 - STANDARD FOR THE FLAMMABILITY OF CHILDREN'S SLEEPWEAR: SIZES 7 THROUGH 14 (FF 5-74)
16:2.0.1.4.111.1SUBPART A
Subpart A - The Standard
16:2.0.1.4.111.1.2.1SECTION 1616.1
     1616.1 Scope and application.
16:2.0.1.4.111.1.2.2SECTION 1616.2
     1616.2 Definitions.
16:2.0.1.4.111.1.2.3SECTION 1616.3
     1616.3 General requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.111.1.2.4SECTION 1616.4
     1616.4 Sampling and acceptance procedures.
16:2.0.1.4.111.1.2.5SECTION 1616.5
     1616.5 Test procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.111.1.2.6SECTION 1616.6
     1616.6 Labeling requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.111.2SUBPART B
Subpart B - Rules and Regulations
16:2.0.1.4.111.2.2.1SECTION 1616.31
     1616.31 Labeling, recordkeeping, retail display and guaranties.
16:2.0.1.4.111.2.2.2SECTION 1616.32
     1616.32 Method for establishment and use of alternate laundering procedures under section 5(c)(4)(ii) of the standard.
16:2.0.1.4.111.2.2.3SECTION 1616.35
     1616.35 Use of alternate apparatus, procedures, or criteria for testing under the standard.
16:2.0.1.4.111.2.2.4SECTION 1616.36
     1616.36 Use of alternate apparatus or procedures for tests for guaranty purposes.
16:2.0.1.4.111.3SUBPART C
Subpart C - Interpretations and Policies
16:2.0.1.4.111.3.2.1SECTION 1616.61
     1616.61 Enforcement policy.
16:2.0.1.4.111.3.2.2SECTION 1616.62
     1616.62 Policy regarding retail display requirements for items.
16:2.0.1.4.111.3.2.3SECTION 1616.63
     1616.63 Policy regarding garment production unit identification.
16:2.0.1.4.111.3.2.4SECTION 1616.64
     1616.64 Policy regarding recordkeeping requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.111.3.2.5SECTION 1616.65
     1616.65 Policy scope of the standard.
16:2.0.1.4.112PART 1630
PART 1630 - STANDARD FOR THE SURFACE FLAMMABILITY OF CARPETS AND RUGS (FF 1-70)
16:2.0.1.4.112.1SUBPART A
Subpart A - The Standard
16:2.0.1.4.112.1.2.1SECTION 1630.1
     1630.1 Definitions.
16:2.0.1.4.112.1.2.2SECTION 1630.2
     1630.2 Scope and application.
16:2.0.1.4.112.1.2.3SECTION 1630.3
     1630.3 General requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.112.1.2.4SECTION 1630.4
     1630.4 Test procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.112.1.2.5SECTION 1630.5
     1630.5 Labeling.
16:2.0.1.4.112.2SUBPART B
Subpart B - Rules and Regulations
16:2.0.1.4.112.2.2.1SECTION 1630.31
     1630.31 Reasonable and representative tests and recordkeeping requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.112.2.2.2SECTION 1630.32
     1630.32 Carpets and rugs with fire-retardant treatment.
16:2.0.1.4.112.3SUBPART C
Subpart C - Washing Procedures
16:2.0.1.4.112.3.2.1SECTION 1630.61
     1630.61 Hide carpets and rugs - alternative washing procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.112.3.2.2SECTION 1630.62
     1630.62 Wool flokati carpets and rugs - alternative washing procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.112.3.2.3SECTION 1630.63
     1630.63 Suspension of washing requirements for carpets and rugs with alumina trihydrate in the backing.
16:2.0.1.4.112.4SUBPART D
Subpart D - Interpretations and Policies
16:2.0.1.4.112.4.2.1SECTION 1630.81
     1630.81 Policy on recall of noncomplying carpets and rugs.
16:2.0.1.4.113PART 1631
PART 1631 - STANDARD FOR THE SURFACE FLAMMABILITY OF SMALL CARPETS AND RUGS (FF 2-70)
16:2.0.1.4.113.1SUBPART A
Subpart A - The Standard
16:2.0.1.4.113.1.2.1SECTION 1631.1
     1631.1 Definitions.
16:2.0.1.4.113.1.2.2SECTION 1631.2
     1631.2 Scope and application.
16:2.0.1.4.113.1.2.3SECTION 1631.3
     1631.3 General requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.113.1.2.4SECTION 1631.4
     1631.4 Test procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.113.1.2.5SECTION 1631.5
     1631.5 Labeling requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.113.2SUBPART B
Subpart B - Rules and Regulations
16:2.0.1.4.113.2.2.1SECTION 1631.31
     1631.31 Reasonable and representative tests and recordkeeping requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.113.2.2.2SECTION 1631.32
     1631.32 Reasonable and representative tests and recordkeeping requirements - additional requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.113.2.2.3SECTION 1631.33
     1631.33 Carpets and rugs with fire-retardant treatment.
16:2.0.1.4.113.2.2.4SECTION 1631.34
     1631.34 Small carpets and rugs not meeting acceptance criterion.
16:2.0.1.4.113.3SUBPART C
Subpart C - Washing Procedures
16:2.0.1.4.113.3.2.1SECTION 1631.61
     1631.61 Hide carpets and rugs - alternative washing procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.113.3.2.2SECTION 1631.62
     1631.62 Wool flokati carpets and rugs - alternative washing procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.114PART 1632
PART 1632 - STANDARD FOR THE FLAMMABILITY OF MATTRESSES AND MATTRESS PADS (FF 4-72, AMENDED)
16:2.0.1.4.114.1SUBPART A
Subpart A - The Standard
16:2.0.1.4.114.1.2.1SECTION 1632.1
     1632.1 Definitions.
16:2.0.1.4.114.1.2.2SECTION 1632.2
     1632.2 Purpose, scope, and applicability.
16:2.0.1.4.114.1.2.3SECTION 1632.3
     1632.3 General requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.114.1.2.4SECTION 1632.4
     1632.4 Mattress test procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.114.1.2.5SECTION 1632.5
     1632.5 Mattress pad test procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.114.1.2.6SECTION 1632.6
     1632.6 Ticking substitution procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.114.1.2.7SECTION 1632.7
     1632.7 Tape edge substitution procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.114.1.2.8SECTION 1632.8
     1632.8 Glossary of terms.
16:2.0.1.4.114.2SUBPART B
Subpart B - Rules and Regulations
16:2.0.1.4.114.2.2.1SECTION 1632.31
     1632.31 Mattresses/mattress pads - labeling, recordkeeping, guaranties and “one of a kind” exemption.
16:2.0.1.4.114.3SUBPART C
Subpart C - Interpretations and Policies
16:2.0.1.4.114.3.2.1SECTION 1632.61-1632.62
     1632.61-1632.62 [Reserved]
16:2.0.1.4.114.3.2.2SECTION 1632.63
     1632.63 Policy clarification on renovation of mattress.
16:2.0.1.4.115PART 1633
PART 1633 - STANDARD FOR THE FLAMMABILITY (OPEN FLAME) OF MATTRESS SETS
16:2.0.1.4.115.1SUBPART A
Subpart A - The Standard
16:2.0.1.4.115.1.2.1SECTION 1633.1
     1633.1 Purpose, scope and applicability.
16:2.0.1.4.115.1.2.2SECTION 1633.2
     1633.2 Definitions.
16:2.0.1.4.115.1.2.3SECTION 1633.3
     1633.3 General requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.115.1.2.4SECTION 1633.4
     1633.4 Prototype testing requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.115.1.2.5SECTION 1633.5
     1633.5 Prototype pooling and confirmation testing requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.115.1.2.6SECTION 1633.6
     1633.6 Quality assurance requirements.
16:2.0.1.4.115.1.2.7SECTION 1633.7
     1633.7 Mattress test procedure.
16:2.0.1.4.115.1.2.8SECTION 1633.8
     1633.8 Findings.
16:2.0.1.4.115.1.2.9SECTION 1633.9
     1633.9 Glossary of terms.
16:2.0.1.4.115.2SUBPART B
Subpart B - Rules and Regulations
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.1SECTION 1633.10
     1633.10 Definitions.
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.2SECTION 1633.11
     1633.11 Records.
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.3SECTION 1633.12
     1633.12 Labeling.
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.4SECTION 1633.13
     1633.13 Tests for guaranty purposes, compliance with this section, and “one of a kind” exemption.
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.64APPENDIX
  Figure 1 to Part 1633 - Test Assembly, Shown in Furniture Calorimeter (Configuration A)
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.65APPENDIX
  Figure 2 to Part 1633 - Test Arrangement in 3.05m × 3.66m (10 ft × 12 ft) Room (Configuration B)
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.66APPENDIX
  Figure 3 to Part 1633 - Details of Horizontal Burner Head
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.67APPENDIX
  Figure 4 to Part 1633 - Details of Vertical Burner Head
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.68APPENDIX
  Figure 5 to Part 1633 - Details of Burner Stand-off
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.69APPENDIX
  Figure 6 to Part 1633 - Burner Assembly Showing Arms and Pivots (Shoulder Screws), in Relation to, Portable Frame Allowing Burner Height Adjustment
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.70APPENDIX
  Figure 7 to Part 1633 - Elements of Propane Flow Control for Each Burner
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.71APPENDIX
  Figure 8 to Part 1633 - Jig for Setting Mattresses and Foundation Sides in Same Plane
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.72APPENDIX
  Figure 9 to Part 1633 - Burner Placements on Mattress/Foundation
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.73APPENDIX
  Figure 10 to Part 1633 - Jig for Setting Burners at Proper Distances From Mattress/Foundation
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.74APPENDIX
  Figure 11 to Part 1633 - Diagrams for Glossary of Terms
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.75APPENDIX
  Figure 12 to Part 1633 - Labels for Domestic Mattress With Foundation
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.76APPENDIX
  Figure 13 to Part 1633 - Labels for Imported Mattress With Foundation
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.77APPENDIX
  Figures 14 and 15 to Part 1633 - Label for Domestic Mattress Alone and with Foundation and Label for Imported Mattress Alone and With Foundation
16:2.0.1.4.115.2.2.5.78APPENDIX
  Figures 16 and 17 to Part 1633 - Label for Domestic Mattress Only and Label for Imported Mattress Only