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Table 10 Description of FR modified bedding assemblies and FR bedclothes (Ohlemiller & Gann [2003])

From: Assessment of factors affecting fire performance of mattresses: a review

Bedding assembly* Protective skirt Description of bedclothes
   Mattress pad      Comforter Pillow Fitted, flat sheets, and pillowcase Blanket
I X 100% polyester fiberfill and100% cotton shell 50% cotton/50% polyester 100% acrylic
II X Blend of charring and non-charring fiberfill FR polyester fill   
III      
IV   100% polyester fiberfill and charring barrier fabric (type 1) under 100% cotton shell   
V      
VI   100% polyester fiberfill and charring barrier fabric (type 2) under 100% cotton shell   
VII    
  1. * Bedding assembly includes mattress set (mattress and foundation) and bedclothes including protective skirt, mattress pad, two bed sheets, pillow with a pillowcase, blanket, and a comforter.