UL’s Jasper, Indiana Lab Received A2LA Accreditation for ANSI/BHMA Services

UL’s Furniture testing facility in Jasper, IN, is now one of three test labs in the United States approved by Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA), and one of two test labs that is A2LA accredited to perform BHMA testing. As of August 2015, our lab can conduct 14 tests within ANSI/BHMA A156.9-2010. For more details surrounding these services and BHMA, please view our listing on the BHMA website.

List of ANSI/BHMA A156.9-2010 (American National Standard for Cabinet Hardware) Services:

  • Test 1 Hinge Permanent Set Test
  • Test 2 Hinge Operating Life Test
  • Test 3 Self Closing Hinge Closing Force Test and Over-Opening Test
  • Test 4 Catch Test
  • Test 5 Latch Test
  • Test 6 Knob and Pull Load Test
  • Test 7 Shelf Rests and Standards and Shelf Rests Test
  • Test 8 Shelf Brackets and Standards and Ornamental Shelf Supports Tests
  • Test 9 Shelf Standard and Shelf Load Test
  • Test 10 Drawer Slides Tests (All Grades)
  • Test 11 Rotating Shelves Tests
  • Test 12 Drawer and Tray Tests
  • Test 13 Pull up Shelf Support Test
  • Test 14 Track and Guides Test

Would you like to hear more about how these tests can benefit your products? Please contact us today, we are happy to assist.