Monthly Archives: December 2016

BIFMA level® Program Recommended for Federal Purchasing

Grand Rapids, Mich. - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released Recommendations of Specifications, Standards, and Ecolabels for Federal Purchasing yesterday that included the ANSI/BIFMA e3 Furniture Sustainability Standard & level® Certification Program. BIFMA submitted the sustainability standard and certification program for review during the EPA Guidelines Pilot Assessment process and is pleased to be recognized. BIFMA Executive Director Tom

By | 2017-06-09T09:43:41+00:00 December 23rd, 2016|News|

OSHA Sustainability White Paper Released

12/20/16 - The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released a white paper this morning entitled Sustainability in the Workplace: A New Approach for Protecting Worker Safety and Health.  BIFMA contributed to the agency's research and the paper, along with a blog, profiles, and tweets can be found on their webpage: www.osha.gov/sustainability.  (press release)

By | 2017-06-09T09:43:41+00:00 December 20th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|