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incombustible, noncombustible - not capable of igniting and burning
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High fire risk processes and equipment should be located away from centres of occupation; the potential spread of fire restricted by sub-dividing the building into compartments, separated by fire-resisting walls and floors; and careful attention paid to the selection of building materials, particularly wall and ceiling linings, to ensure they are not themselves combustible and likely to add to either the fire load of the building, or the rapid spread of flames.
Among the concerns were malfunctioning fire doors and openings in fire-resisting divisions.
Deck coverings offered by Durastic include A60 fire-resisting decks, weather decks, underlays and finished flooring.
In addition to fire-resistive assemblies testing, UL's Fire Safety division offers a full range of testing for fire-resisting and fire-stopping products.