Eco-friendly certifications in the
The rising of environmental concerns
As environmental pollution becomes increasingly affecting personal and social life, many consumers are becoming more interested in environmentally friendly products. Therefore, a new trend has emerged – the trend of “green consumption”.
“Green consumption” is the purchase and use of environmentally friendly products that do no harm to human health and do not threaten the natural ecosystem. That’s why eco-friendly products were born and prioritized.
Eco-friendly certifications in the interior industry
Catching the trend, design companies also put much focus to the question of whether the materials used in their designs are really suitable for the status of today’s environment. In addition to the basic features and aesthetics, the product must also ensure that the sources, raw materials and production process meet quality standards and do not cause harm to the environment.
Following the aforementioned demands, eco-friendly certificates were born to ensure that products and production processes meet strict standards of public health and safety. Products possessing such certificates will help consumers feel secure and confident.
Some typical certificates showing the product’s environmental friendliness include:
The product has Greenguard certified means it meets strict standards for chemical emissions to the environment (e.g. VOCs – 0.50 mg/m³, Formaldehyde – 61.3 µg/m³), reducing air pollution. indoor air and the risk of chemical exposure.
FSC is an international standard that shows that the product meets the criteria of sustainable development, ensures that the volume of forest use is within the allowable level and does not affect the society. In addition, this certificate also shows that the wood product has a clear origin.
Carbon reduction label
Carbon reduction label is a symbol that shows a product’s reduction in greenhouse gas emissions and ensures an environmentally friendly production process. The symbol serves as a reference for consumers to decide on which item of a product or service they should purchase.
Green Label (Singapore)
Green Label Singapore certification helps identify products that are environmentally friendly and meet certain environmental standards set by the Singapore Environment Council.
Products certified with ISO 14001 prove to be friendly to consumers and the environment, not harmful during use and especially, this material is also reproducible.
With the goal of sustainable development and breath of nature into the interior space itself, Wilsonart is proud to be a laminate manufacturer that has high quality standards and strictly adheres to certificates to ensure environmental friendliness including all the aforementioned ones.In the Vietnam market, Wilsonart products are being distributed exclusively by Phuc Thanh An JSC.
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