New program offers sustainable certification and indoor air quality testing for commercial furniture makers. NSF Sustainability and emissions testing firm Materials Analytical Services, LLC (MAS) are offering VOC (volatile organic compounds) emission testing, and they say, provides as a single source for sustainable certification.
NSF Sustainability launches VOC emissions testing, certification for commercial furniture industry
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