VOLCANO Flame Retardant fabric

260gsm | 87% Cotton, 12% Nylon, 1% Antistatic | FR-Satin 4/1
Super multi-functional Flame Retardant fabric with Antistatic properties. Volcano is made of 87% cotton/ 12% nylon, 1% Antistatic, weight 260gsm and best used for protective clothing. Certified by EN ISO 11611, 11612, EN 1149, EN 13034.

Volcano is an innovative flame retardant fabric made of cotton-nylon blend, which is extremely tear-resistant and durable. This durability lets sufficiently increased life circle of flame retardant clothing.
With Volcano you do not have to sacrifice safety issues, as with a weight of only 260 gsm (7.7oz), Volcano meets the requirements of HRC level 2 (defined by NFPA 70E) with ATPV 8.2 cal/cm2. This FR fabric is also certified to ISO 11612 and ISO 11611 standards for protective clothing. Moreover, Volcano has additional Multi-risk treatment, which adds protection against acids, oil, grease and water.

Multi-risk properties confirmed by ISO 13034 certificate. It is an excellent choice for FR-clothing of oil and gas companies, operating in a warm or hot climate. Due to elegant and smooth satin weave, protective clothing made of Volcano fabric looks impeccable on rig chiefs of offshore platforms as well as on manager staff in the office of petroleum company.

Standards for FR-clothing

You can see below compliance to the standards for fr-clothing, including level of protection against different kinds of risks.

  • ISO 11611 (Class 1) – Protective fabric for welders
  • ISO 11612 (A1, A2, B1, C1, E2, F1) – Protective fabric for industrial workers
  • EN 61482-2 (Class 1) – Protective clothing against the hazards of an Electric Arc
  • EN 1149-5 (1149-3 Method 2) – Protective fabric with Antistatic properties, ESD protection
  • ASTM 1959 ARC RAITING: ATPV = 8.2 cal/cm2
  • EN 13034:2005 + A1:2009 – Protection against liquid chemicals
  • HEAT ATTENUATION FACTOR: HAF = 76%

 

Certificates & Technical details

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8 fr-fabrics have been tested for 100 industrial washes

8 fr-fabrics have been tested for 100 industrial washes

In June 2018, fr-fabrics XM FireLine™ have been tested for 100 industrial washes. We have chosen 8 (eight) most popular fr-fabrics from our range, washed them 100 times at 75°C by ISO 15797 and tested for  Vertical burn test ISO 15025 (EN ISO 11612). The testing was done in Aitex ...
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FR fabric Volcano renews EN ISO 13034

FR fabric Volcano renews EN ISO 13034

April 2018, our flame retardant fabric Volcano has been re-certified for EN 13034:2005+A1:2009 (Protection clothing against liquid chemicals). Due to this EN 13034 certificate is valid only for 5 years, and the original testing was done in 2013, XM FireLine™ has tested this flame retardant fabric once again. The testing ...
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Volcano fr fabric updates EN 1149 (for another 5 years)

Volcano fr fabric updates EN 1149 (for another 5 years)

In November 2017 our flame retardant fabric Volcano has been successfully retested and renewed EN 1149-5 (Protective clothing. Electrostatic properties) certificate. EN 1149-5 is European standard for garments that protect against electrostatic discharge where there is a risk of explosion e.g. in oil refineries. It is part of a series ...
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Volcano renews to ISO 11612:2015 certificate

Volcano renews to ISO 11612:2015 certificate

November 2017. Our fr-fabric Volcano has been re-certified for EN ISO 11612:2015. Due to this ISO certificate is valid only for 5 years, and the original testing was done in 2012, XM FireLine™ has tested this flame retardant fabric once again. The testing has been done at international lab AITEX ...
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