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New member resource: Mattress Specification Template

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The third in a series of business support documents has been released for Research Association members: Mattress Specification Template.

This template aims to help mattress manufacturers develop their own detailed specification documents or improve their existing ones. It provides a specification sheet, giving clear instructions on the performance requirements and construction details of the mattress, which are key to creating a successful physical product.

The template also includes a section detailing the testing requirements of the mattress which means that when sending it to a test house they will have full instructions about which tests to carry out alongside a specification that can be reflected in the test report.

The Mattress Specification Template is free to all members as part of their membership benefits. Non-members can purchase a copy for £40 via

Further business support documents already available in this current series include: