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TCCP FREE - Safer Baby Mattress

TCCP FREE - Safer Baby Mattresses

Posted by Roger Abrahams on

 Safer Mattress Baby Crib Mattress TCCP FREE What is TCCP?It is law in the UK that every baby mattress has to be flame retardant. For decades the chemical TCPP (tris (1-chloro-2-propyl) phosphate) has been used as a flame retardant.We in the industry have been trying to remove flame retardant chemicals from baby mattresses whilst still complying with the law on flammability In 1988 The UK Government (under some pressure from the fire dept, press and TV) decided to prevent the number of house fire started by cigarettes by making Domestic Upholstered Furniture meet specified ignition requirements. I.E. if you fell asleep smoking the settee...

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