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What is "Barrier Cloth" - Definition & Explanation

The Uniguard barrier, a woven glass fabric, specially coated to insure durability, is installed between the upholstery and foam cushions in chairs or other furniture to minimize fire spreading to combustible furniture materials. Passes Boston Fire Code & California 133

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