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Indoor Air Quality Today – Meeting LEEDv4, WELL, and EPA’s New Formaldehyde Rule

SCS Global Services and BIFMA have teamed up to provide a 35-minute presentation on the process required to meet BIFMA’s indoor air quality standard ANSI/BIFMA X7.1-2011(R2016).  LEED v4, WELL, and other standards and specifications expect products to meet this standard as part of their sustainability goals.  This webinar will be particularly informative for manufacturers new

By | 2017-06-09T09:43:41+00:00 November 16th, 2016|News|

BIFMA level® Website Introduces Enhanced Search Capability

October 5, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Nicole Cook 616-285-3963 ext. 19 E-mail: ncook@bifma.org BIFMA level® Website Introduces Enhanced Search Capability Grand Rapids, Mich. – The level® certified product database has been enhanced to allow purchasers to identify furniture products that meet specific sustainability criteria. The level standard includes many credits that map directly to LEED,

By | 2017-06-09T09:43:41+00:00 October 5th, 2016|News|

level® Certified Furniture Products Support LEED Pilot Credit

A new pilot credit in the LEED Rating System for “Certified Multi-attribute Products and Materials” (Pilot Credit 112) was launched recently that builds upon Pilot Credit 80 for “Environmentally Preferable Interior Finishes and Furnishings”. BIFMA’s level Certification Program is again listed as acceptable for use in LEED projects utilizing this pilot credit. The intent of

By | 2017-06-09T09:43:42+00:00 September 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|

level® Recognized as USGBC Approved Program for MR Credit

March 3, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Nicole Cook 616-285-3963 ext. 19 E-mail: ncook@bifma.org level® Recognized as USGBC Approved Program for MR Credit Grand Rapids, Mich. – The Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturers Association (BIFMA) is pleased to announce that the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED Steering Committee has approved the level® Certification Program as a “USGBC

By | 2017-06-09T09:43:42+00:00 March 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|