A spokesman for Ipswich Borough Council said the Building Control Team, directed by the Department of Local Government, were sending off samples of cladding to be tested as well as issuing safety advice to residents.
Tower blocks housing thousands of people across England are being urgently tested to check if their outer coverings pose a serious fire risk following the Grenfell Tower disaster, with almost a dozen already testing positive for combustible material.
Baffled and bewildered, residents of five London tower blocks dragged their belongings through the streets in the middle of the night, having been told to pack up and leave due to fire safety concerns in the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy.
Every single building cladding sample so far has failed the tests, said Sajid Javid, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government.
Tensions rose as Camden council struggled to rehouse thousands of tenants at short notice after their homes failed fire inspections.
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Nearly 60 firemen were called to Waxham House, north London, on Sunday evening.
He stressed "cladding itself is not dangerous" and that a failure in testing does not necessarily mean a building will be evacuated. The Building Research Establishment is running a round-the-clock testing programme and is able to carry out 100 cladding assessments a day, Mr Javid said.
People were told to leave as darkness began to fall, with some taking belongings in suitcases and carrier bags, and some locals saying they only learned of the evacuation as they watched the news.
"He [the security guard] stood in front of the door and guys surrounded him and he said "we need to know who you are", she told the Press Association.
The council's leader Georgia Gould said the local authority was left with little choice when the fire service advised there was nothing to be done to ensure the safety of the residents. He says D.C. and three states - Minnesota, Indiana and MA - have exempted cladding from NFPA 285 testing.
Numerous estate's dwellers have raised concerns about fire safety issues in recent days, and once again pressured borough authorities on the subject at a meeting on Thursday.
The Metropolitan Police also said cladding attached to the 24-story public housing project during a recent renovation failed safety tests conducted by investigators, and that they have seized documents from a number of organizations. Survivors can not believe that the death toll has not risen.