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The European Commission is currently funding a number of research projects in the field of fire safety that have the aim of supporting the development of standardised test methods; these are required in order to implement present or future European legislation and to facilitate trade in the European Union. This paper explains the background to, and the scope of, some of these projects related to the fire safety of upholstered furniture and of construction products.

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Authors: FAIRLEY T E, European Commission, Bruxelles (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: 1995 FRCA International Conference on Fire Safety, Orlando (US), March 19-22, 1995
Availability: Available from (1) as Paper EN 38837 ORA
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