BS 8414-1:2002 Fire performance of external cladding systems. Test method for non-loadbearing external cladding systems applied to the face of the building (No longer current but cited in Building Regulations guidance)
Looks at test methods to assess behaviour of external cladding systems when exposed to external fire under controlled conditions, simulating an external fire source, or a fire in a room (post-flashover).
Superseded by BS 8414-1:2015.
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