Sure-Chek® high performance fire barrier fabric is flame resistant and self-extinguishing when a source flame is removed. These products are manufactured and tested in accordance with accepted industry standards. Additionally, Herculite offers an ultra-high fire barrier fabric Sure-Chek® Blaze Blocker, an open-flame barrier fabric. This inner liner fabric enables mattresses to pass the California Technical Bulletin 129, Boston Fire Code 9-XII (full scale open flame, complete mattress burn tests). Sure-Chek® Blaze Blocker also passes California Technical Bulletin 133 (full-scale open flame, complete chair burn test).
Mattresses properly assembled with Herculite Fire Barrier Fabrics will pass the new 16 CFR Part 1633 that the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has made into law. This new standard will apply to all mattresses sold in the United States that are manufactured in the United States or imported on or after July 1, 2007.