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What does UFAC stand for?

UFAC stands for Upholstered Furniture Action Council


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The newer version of the draft standard now also calls for a modified mockup piece designed according to American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) and Upholstered Furniture Action Council (UFAC) specifications for the smoldering resistance tests, and requires that a cigarette be left on the mock-up for 30 minutes.
Back then, CPSC went so far as to issue draft standard, but the action was essentially halted when a coalition of furniture manufacturers known as the Upholstered Furniture Action Council (UFAC) developed a voluntary industry standard to address the issue.
The Upholstered Furniture Action Council, which supports the bill, says there are now 15 patents registered with self-extinguishing features.
Since 1978, when the industry created the voluntary Upholstered Furniture Action Council standard, upholstery fire deaths caused by smoldering cigarettes have dropped more than 78 percent.