IndustriesTextiles, Apparel and Footwear
ASTM International has released ASTM D1230 – 17 Standard Test Method for Flammability of Apparel Textiles.
This standard specifies a test method for the evaluation of the flammability of textile fabrics as they reach the consumer for apparel items other than children’s sleepwear or protective clothing. This test method measures and describes the response of materials, products, or assemblies to heat and flame under controlled conditions.
The standard was released on July 15, 2017.