New Partnering in indoor air quality laboratory testing
SCS Global Services (GB) announced a new partnership with TUV Rheinland’s Hong Kong laboratory in order to allow companies to conduct rapid indoor air quality testing for manufacturers in Asia
SCS offers indoor air quality certification for furniture, flooring, paints and coatings, adhesives, sealants, insulation, wall coverings, carpets, furnishings and more through its FloorScore®, Indoor AdvantageTM and Indoor Advantage TM Gold programmes.
Companies earning FloorScore, Indoor Advantage and Indoor Advantage Gold are qualified to use the SCS certifaction mark to promote their products. These certifications can also contribute to Leadershiop in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) credits for low emitting materials and help companies comply with furniture and building product emission standards, including ANSI/BIFMA X7.1/M7.1 and CA 01350.
TUV Rheinland is based in China for more than 20 years and familiar with domestic and overseas standards of product safety and quality management systems. It is equipped with advanced testing equipment and experienced technical professionals, and is capable of integrating international resources and local services.
TUV Rheinland Hong Kong joins Berkeley Analytical Associates in California, Material Analytical Systems (MAS) in Georgia (both USA), Eurofins Product Testing (DK) and as SCS’ partners in laboratory testing for indoor air quality.
SCS Global Services (formerly Scientific Certification Systems) has been providing global leadership in third-party environmental and sustainability certification, auditing, testing, and standards development for nearly 30 years according to in-house information. The programs server a wide cross section of industries, recognising achievements in green building, in product manufacturing, food and agriculture, forestry, retail and more. It is accredited certifier under ISO/IEC Guide 65 and a chartered benefit corporation and Certified B CorpTM.