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"Human Health in the Built Environment: A Study of Chemical Exposure Risk and Flammability of Upholstered Furniture and Consumer Electronics"
The Appendices for UL Chemical Safety's newest report on furniture flammability is now available.
Read the newest fact sheet on UL Chemical Safety's furniture flammability research
"Research on Chemical Exposure and Flammability Risks of Upholstered Furniture and Consumer Electronics" discusses three-year study and the results
New technical brief on ANSI/CAN/UL 2904 available
Read more about "Standard Method for Testing and Assessing Particle and Chemical Emissions from 3D Printers."