As a third-party independent laboratory, you can trust QAI to test your Mattresses and Mattress Pads to regulatory requirements and reduce the risk of asset damage or injuries from fires associated with mattresses and their materials.
QAI’s clients benefit from our expert knowledge, leading turnaround times, and customer centric focus so that they may obtain results per the regulations in a timely manner to bring their product to market.
QAI performs testing to the following fire test methods and others:
ASTM F1566 is used to evaluate the durability of mattress products and their ability to retain physical properties after years of wear.
The rollator test from ASTM F1566 involves 100,000 cycles with a 240 lb. roller moving across the surface of the mattress or foundation. The increase or decrease in height, firmness and overall structural durability is recorded at the conclusion of the testing.
QAI provides years of technical experience in the industry being able to support your mattress and furniture testing needs, ensuring your products get to market: efficiently and compliant. QAI supports manufacturers of mattress and furniture products ensuring compliance to country and/or federal, state and local regulations. Contact QAI today to get a quote for your mattress and furniture testing needs.
Founded in 1994 by a group of experienced certification and testing experts, QAI is an independent third-party testing, inspection and certification organization which serves the building industry, government and individuals with cost effective solutions through our global, in-house capabilities / services.
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