Approved by the CPSC to conduct 16 CFR Part 1632 and 16 CFR Part 1633 mattress flammability testing, Element operates the only complete and independent bedding evaluation laboratory in the United States. Our bedding clients supply medical, institutional and consumer markets with some of the most advanced sleep systems available.
Regulations in the sleep industry are constantly changing. Element specializes in anticipating and accommodating new tests as they develop. Our full-scale capabilities include core bedding tests (Cornell evaluation, Interface Pressure Imaging, Rollator Testing, Impact Squirm, Flex Test, Buyer Specification Compliance, Failure Analysis, Standard Flammability tests, etc.) as well as new Open Flame Compliance tests. In addition, our experts provide materials testing, failure analysis, reverse engineering, chemical analysis, furniture and hardware testing and a full range of product development testing and analysis.
Element operates a fully equipped, state-of-the-art, independent bedding and mattress testing laboratory, serving the needs of manufacturers, designers and merchandisers of home, commercial, medical and industrial furnishings.
Element St. Paul is a member of the Element Materials Technology group of companies.