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C7) The plywood panel of the back or the elastic straps of the seat of an upholstered furniture must be fire-resistant?

No, the classification of an upholstered furniture is limited to the upholstered components. The materials of the frame and/or the support are not relevant for classification purposes (circular no. 27 MISA (85) 7 of 21/09/1985).

CATAS Referrals:

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