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Table 8 Details of mattress construction and components (Damant & Nurbakhsh [1992])

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

Mattress ID Construction type Filling Ticking Application
M1 Innerspring FR cotton batting Woven ticking with aluminized barrier Residential
M2 Innerspring FR cotton batting Vinyl Institutional
M3 Solid foam FR polyurethane (melamine foam) Woven fabric Residential
M4 Innerspring FR cotton batting + insulator pad FR Woven fabric, Non-woven barrier quilted to Cal 117 foam and ticking Residential
M5 Innerspring FR cotton batting + insulator pad Woven ticking quilted to Cal 117 foam Residential
M6 Innerspring FR polyurethane foam/Topper pad of FR foam and glass barrier Vinyl Institutional
M7 Innerspring FR polyurethane CMHR foam Vinyl Institutional
M8 Solid foam FR polyurethane foam Vinyl Institutional