UFAC expanding fire-safety focus to include small open-flame ignition

August 2000
Furniture/Today;08/28/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 50, p56
Trade Publication
Reports that the Upholstered Furniture Action Council has expanded its focus to include resistance to small open-flame ignition. Decline in cigarette fires in upholstered furniture since 1978; Consumer Product Safety Commission's consideration of mandatory federal regulations designed to limit upholstery fires caused by both cigarette and small open flames.


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