Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. BIFMA articles below.
The level conformance mark ensures a comprehensive, independent, and impartial assessment of the environmental and social impacts of a product’s manufacture.
Trendway Corporation celebrates Earth Month 2103 with two significant announcements demonstrating the company’s commitment to sustainability.
GreenWizard’s Product Management Workflow™ will now include level® certified furniture eligible for LEED credits.
Developed in accordance with the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) procedures, level is the label awarded to office furniture products that meet multiple criteria of the ANSI/BIFMA e3 Furniture Sustainability Standard.
This seating PCR provides a science-based and internationally recognized method for reporting the environmental impact of seating products throughout their entire life cycle.
The company earned its first BIFMA level certification for remanufactured office furniture in Fall 2011.
The latest 2011 edition of X5.1 General-Purpose Office Chairs/Test Standard has been approved by ANSI and released for distribution.
ANSI has released two new important standards regarding IAQ testing and furniture emissions.
The company was recently recognized by BIFMA's level certification for sustainable practices in remanufacturing furniture panel systems.
Certification allows a manufacturer to ensure greater sustainability for their products and throughout their entire supply chain.
Changes are on the horizon for third-party green product certification initiatives.
More than 60 products in five categories have received level™ certification, a multi-attribute, sustainability standard and third-party certification program for the furniture industry.
Products can be awarded a level 1, level 2, or level 3 compliance mark based on their contribution and points achieved.
As space planning demands evolve, facility managers will find it useful to have a versatile environment.