CATAS Answers

Find here the most Frequently Asked Questions.

A1) Is it correct to speak of fire resistance of a chair?

No, because furniture are tested and classified according to the reaction to fire regulations. The concept of the fire resistance only applies to building products (for example walls, ceilings, pillars) and to so-called "fire doors".

CATAS Referrals:

Daniele Barbiero Tel: +39 0432 747256 Fax: +39 0432 747250 E-mail:

Tags: Building products, Products safety, Upholstered furniture

Among the present F.A.Q.s you didn't find what you need?

Fill in the form below and ask your question. We'll give you an answer as quick as possible.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.