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Tapis is WBENC Certified!

Tapis is proud to announce that we have been certified by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) as a Women's Business Enterprise (WBE)! View our certificate here >.

Our flammability test lab is FAA
validated and certified to
AS9100 standards.


The Tapis test lab was opened in 2004 and has been validated by the FAA to produce test data for use in FAA type certification projects. The Lab is certified to both AS9100 and ISO9001 quality standards and is certified for:

  • OSU Heat Release ( FAR 25.853, Appendix F, Part IV)
  • Smoke Density ( FAR 25.853, Appendix F, Part V)
  • 12- and 60-Second Vertical Burn (for Cabin & Cargo Compartment Materials)
  • 12- and 60-Second Horizontal Burn (for Cabin, Cargo Compartment & Misc Materials)
  • 45-degree Burn (for Cargo Compartment Liners & Waste Stowage Compartment Materials)
  • 60-degree Burn (for Electric Wire)

Our test lab and R&D team is available for expert advice on all aspects of flammability for use in aircraft interiors. Contact our team to ask for their advice on stackups and materials suitable for use to meet even the most challenging requirements within an aircraft cabin.

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