Gabriel-Chemie: Fire Test in Accordance with an Italian Standard
Gabriel-Chemie Ges.m.b.H., Gumpoldskirchen, Austria, as a manufacturer of masterbatch solutions for stadium seats, had the flame retardant effect of the product range Maxithen PPSEAT tested in January 2013.
In the laboratory of the CSI Institute in Bollate, Italy, a fire test was performed in accordance with the Italian standard UNI 9177:1987, during which not only the fire behaviour, but also the dripping behavior of the burning plastic article were measured. According to the test report, Maxithen PPSEAT achieved the best possible rating: Class 1 (classe UNO).
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