Surface treatment of wood, plastic and/or metal

Level: Core

Surface treatment products used for furniture may contain hazardous substances that can cause, for example, cancer, damage to the genome, impaired fertility and birth defects. This requirement helps to reduce the use of these products. Surface treatment products used with furniture may also contain volatile organic compounds (VOCs), which contribute, among other things, to the greenhouse effect and to the formation of ground-level ozone, this requirement helps to reduce the use of these substances. The requirement should not be used if there is a need for repeated disinfection of the furniture.

Details

Type:
Technical specification
ID:
10028:2
Group:
Furniture