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A4) Is there a European standard that fulfils the requirement of class 1.IM requested in Italy for upholstered chairs?

In Europe there are the standards EN 1021-1 "Smouldering cigarette test " and EN 1021-2 "Match flame equivalent test" but they are less severe than the Italian UNI 9175 test.

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