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 new standard has two performance levels, for 400-pound users and 600-pound users, and applies to lounge and public seating.
LEVEL is an evaluation and certification system for environmentally-preferable and socially-responsible office furniture.
To assist decision-makers, the Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturers Association is creating a registry of commercial furniture that complies to BIFMA standards.
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 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.