DE: Single Burning Item (Fire) Test: REI 30, B-s1,d0

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EN: Fire behaviour according to DIN EN 13823 (“Single-Burning-Item” test): Test report: The results of the investigations in the area of fire protection reach the hoped-for level to the full extent. A straw bale wall clad with 8 mm clay plaster can be classified as flame-retardant and fire-retardant (REI 30, B-s1,d0).

DE: Brandverhalten nach DIN EN 13823 („Single-Burning-Item“- Test): Prüfbericht: Die Ergebnisse der Untersuchungen im Bereich Brandschutz erreichen im vollen Umfang das erhoffte Niveau. Eine mit 8mm Lehmputz verkleidete Strohballenwand kann als schwerentflammbar und feuerhemmend klassifiziert werden (REI 30, B-s1,d0).

Author: DBU Abschlussbericht; Fachverband Strohballenbau Deutschland (FASBA) e. V.
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The European Straw Building Association is an independent European association, devoid of any profit making motive. The object of the Association is to promote and develop the use of straw, as a sustainable way of building in all the senses of the term “sustainable”: renewable, ecological, healthy, energy and climate efficient, social and economic.
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