STC Group, Furniture & Home Textiles Testing


When purchasing a new piece of furniture, consumers not only pay attention to the design and visual aesthetics, they also want to be purchasing a safe and durable product that meets their performance expectations.

From office furniture to home furniture and upholsteries such as tables, chairs, beds, mattresses, beddings, pillows, kitchen storage, cabinets, curtains, carpets, etc., STC's comprehensive home textiles and furniture testing services can assist manufacturers, retailers and buyers ensure that their products are safety complaint on a regional, national and international level, meet industry standards, and consumer performance expectations.


Our Furniture & Home Textiles Testing services include:


  • VOC & Formaldehyde Emission Testing (ISO 16000-9, EN717-1)
  • Flammability Testing (AS/NZS, BS, California Technical Bulletin)
  • Flame Retardant Testing (GC-MS, GC-NPD, MS, LC-MS Analysis)
  • Stain Resistance Testing (AATCC 130)
  • Durability Testing (BS, BS EN) 


Fibre Analysis & Construction Analysis

  • Qualitative Analysis 
  • Quantitative Analysis


Physical Performance Testing

  • Determination of Dimensions (BS EN 1335-1)            
  • Safety Requirements (BS EN 1335-2)              
  • Mechanical Testing (BS EN 1335-3)            
  • Office Chairs (ANSI BIFMA X5.1) 
  • Files Storage Furniture (ANSI BIFMA X5.9) 
  • Lounge Seating (ANSI BIFMA X5.4)


For more information about our Furniture & Home Textiles Testing services, please feel free to Contact Us.