All PROBAN® fabrics undergo vigorous testing by our UKAS 1154 ISO/IEC 17025 accredited facilities to ensure they meet industry regulations for flame retardancy and wash durability.
Only end articles that carry a Rhodia issued PROBAN® label can be sold, marketed or referred to as PROBAN®
The development of the flame retardant industry is primarily driven by legislation - legislation for the prevention of flame, and the washing of those flame retardant fabrics. This section gives examples of different industry regulations for flame retardancy and durability to washing. It also outlines appropriate washing instructions to ensure the durability of the fabric's flame retardancy for the lifetime of the garment.
We explain our strict quality control procedures and how they go towards proividing the highest quality flame retardant finish. Finally we explain the importance of the PROBAN® label.