100% Cotton, Fire Retardant, Crib 5 interlinear Fabric
Certain decorative fabrics do not pass UK furniture and furnishings fire safety standards. These fabrics usually contain up to or more than 75% cotton, viscose, silk, wool or other fabric (or combinations of fabrics) which do not meet 'match ignition' criteria published in 1988 in the UK.
This is where Fire Retardant interlinear fabrics come in.They provide a fire retardant barrier between the fillings used to upholster the furniture and the fabric on the outside of the furniture.
Our Crib 5 Cotton interlinear fabrics will give peace of mind to hobbyist creating their own furniture or manufacturers looking for good quality interliner fabric. They pass the match test described in Schedule 5 Part 1 of the Furniture and Furnishings (Fire) (Safety) Regulations, published in the UK in 1988.
The term Crib 5 refers to fabrics which pass the stringent Fire and Safety requirements for use in public spaces, such as schools and hospitals in accordance with UK fire and safety regulations.