european level

The European evaluation and certification
system for environmentally friendly and
socially responsible office and facility furniture

Not just another standard for sustainability

Many different environmental certificates for office and facility furniture have been issued for years, but most of them cover only limited aspects of sustainability. In addition, some of these certificates are in competition with one another. As a result, even experts may find it hard to disentangle the jumble of certificates and their respective requirements. Therefore, the FEMB sustainability standard and the European LEVEL certificate  were created to provide guidance for developers, producers and buyers of office and facility furniture looking for comprehensive information about sustainability criteria.

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    The only accredited furniture standard for green economy.

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    The most comprehensive sustainability standard for furniture.

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    European LEVEL can cover other labels for furniture.

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    Legally based and accredited schemes are recognized.

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    Benchmarks and thresholds of other labels are integrated.

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    Matches market requirements for circular economy/procurement.

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    Unique world-wide credibility through official accreditation.

News

Status of revision of FEMB sustainability standard

The standard and the related documents are under review at DAkkS and will soon be forwarded to the European accreditation bodies.

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More than 550 products now certified

In recent months more companies have certified a total of more than 550 products to European level.

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