As the holiday season approaches, an increasing number of households will choose an artificial Christmas tree to decorate their home. According to data from the National Christmas Tree Association, nearly 14 million artificial trees were purchased in 2014, representing almost 35 percent of the total number of Christmas trees purchased and, with $1.2 billion in… read more
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At the NFPA Technical Meeting held on June 16, 2016 in Las Vegas, the voting members of the NFPA considered several certified amending motions involving the proposed 2017 NEC revisions related to powering over LAN cable. The members voted to uphold the recommendations of NFPA technical panels 3 and 16. As a result, new sections… read more
According to the current Standard for Power, control and communication cables – Cables for general applications in construction works subject to reaction to fire requirements, EN 50575, cables with Class Fca should be identified as “No performance determined” (NPD). However, the European Commission has published a new delegated act to redefine the meaning of Class Fca… read more