What is the NFPA 701 Standard?
NFPA 701 sets the standards for testing textiles and films for fire propagation. This test is not determining if the item is flame proof, but it's resistance to ignition and flame propagation in specific conditions.
Who is the NFPA?
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is a global, non-profit organization that publishes consensus codes and standards intended to eliminate death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical and related hazards.