Work Item
ASTM WK87541

New Test Method for Flame Resistance of Leather (12 / 60 second Vertical Burn Test)

1. Scope

This test method is used to measure the flame resistance of leather


After-flame; afterglow; char length; weight loss; flammability; leather; vertical flame


This new standard will expand the testing into the 60 second applied flame. It will also provide a repeatable way to perform the weight loss calculation for Vertical Flammability testing.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: D31.05

Committee: D31

Staff Manager: David Lee

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 08-17-2023

Technical Contact: Peyton Hall

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