Types of Testing

Under our testing scope of accreditation, we have a variety of tests to offer for flammability, physical and chemical testing. IFS Laboratories use state-of-the-art equipment for all tests to ensure high quality and reliability of results.

Our BE-LABSURE service is used by Suppliers and Manufactures of Upholstered furniture, furnishings and textile materials to help guide them through the obstacles that can occur when testing for product safety and compliance.

We work with companies involved in the design, manufacture and export of:

  • Aircraft Interior Textile and Upholstery
  • Candles and Candle Accessories
  • Cars, Lorries and Passenger Vehicles
  • Children’s Sleepwear and Nightwear
  • Domestic and Commercial Upholstery
  • Mattresses and Bedding Articles

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IFS Laboratories has carried out tests for clients based in the UK, manufacturers importing to the UK from abroad and manufacturers worldwide, who need our laboratory testing services.

We have helped a wide range of Textile and Upholstery Furnishings Manufacturers to identify and solve their problems using our BE-LABSURE service.

  • UKAS Testing Schedule
  • Quality Management to BS EN ISO/IEC 17025
  • FFFSR (The Furniture & Furnishings Fire Safety Regs)
  • British European and International Standards
  • International Marine Organisation
  • Statutory Instruments (Flammability Testing)
  • Contract Bedding and Upholstery
  • Auto Motive Industry
  • Textile Physical and Chemical Testing
  • The Baby Products Association

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