The American Institute of Architects, Environmental Resource Guide. Washington, D.C.: AIA (Updated quarterly)

Wallcoverings Association, Commercial & Residential Wallcoverings Reference Manual. Chicago, Ill., 1997

Whittington's Dictionary of Plastics

Encyclopedia Britannica


American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)

ASTM E 84: Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials

ASTM F 793: Classification of Wallcovering by Durability Characteristics

Chemical Fabrics & Film Association, Inc.

CFFA-W-101-B: Quality Standard for Vinyl Coated Fabric Wallcovering

Federal Specifications

FS CCC-W-408D: Wall Covering, Vinyl Coated

FS L-P-1040-B: Plastic Sheets & Strips (Polyvinyl Fluoride)