ISO 181:1981

Plastics -- Determination of flammability characteristics of rigid plastics in the form of small specimens in contact with an incandescent rod

Specification of a method for determination of the relative flammability characteristics of small specimens of rigid plastics. Assessment of the flammability after bringing its free end into contact with a silicon carbide rod electrically heated to 955 °C, for a specified period of time. The result is expressed as the average burning time and the average destroyed length.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 1981-12
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/TC 61/SC 4
    Burning behaviour
  • 83.080.01
    Plastics in general
    13.220.40
    Ignitability and burning behaviour of materials and products

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