FSC certification ensures that products come from responsibly managed forests that provide environmental, social and economic benefits.
The FSC Principles and Criteria provide a foundation for all forest management standards globally, including the FSC US National Standard (v1.0) that guides forest management certification in the U.S
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Our products covered under the GreenGuard Certificate meet the standards for chemical emissions for building materials, finishes and furnishings. What this means is our products have met standards for low emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) into indoor air. The GreenGuard Certification is given by a third-party certifier. They tested our products to see if they meet their standards for healthier and more sustainable products. These standards can be used to provide the market with solutions and resources to identify products with the lower chemical emissions. They also provide manufacturers the creditability for their sustainable efforts.
Indoor air quality (IAQ) is promoted for a healthier life. Our GreenGuard certified products make it safe to be used in homes, schools, healthcare environments and commercial spaces. The volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions come from products used for indoor construction and furnishings. When using our GreenGuard certified products you meet more than 400 green building codes, standards, guidelines, procurement policies and rating systems.