Testing Data Symbols
Wear & durability – carpeting is tested for suitability of use with castor chairs [EN985]
BS4790 Hot Metal Nut test is used to determine the effects of fire
Tested to IBM/ICL industry test standards for static electricity [prEN1815]
Testing colourfastness of carpeting to both light [ISO105 BO2 1994] and water [EN ISO 105 EO1 1996]
Commercial tests are carried out to determine durability of a carpet in an office environment.
Tested to ISO 140 – 8 Acoustic Installation from impact noise and calculated values from ISO 717 – 2:1988 and ISO 354 Acoustic Absorption Co-efficient.