EAPFP calls for single, unified EU Facade Test after skyscraper fires in the UAE

The European Association for Passive Fire Protection (EAPFP) has urged the European Commission (EC) to replace the patchwork of facade fire tests in force across the EU with a single unified test. The EC is currently reviewing the existing tests and classification system with a view to developing a fire-assessment method that meets the regulatory requirements of all EU member states. The issue, which will be addressed in upcoming discussions