The Fire Department carries out fire reaction tests in order to evaluate how materials react when exposed to fire under certain conditions.
The fire reaction tests are not to be confused with the fire resistance tests by which the resistance of a product (wall, ceiling, column, beam, fire door) is evaluated in terms of time.
By our testing equipment we are able to classify products according to the fire reaction test methods related to:
Our strength lies in people: CATAS technicians contribute to the standardization at national level (UNI), by participating to the Working Group " Fire Reaction ", Commission "Combustion behavior".The products we can test:
Visit the Fire Prevention page to download all the documents issued by the Italian Home Office (in Italian language) on the topic.