SCS certifcations

SCS Global Services one of the oldest, independent providers for environmental and sustainability certifications,  auditing, testing, and standards development in the US. Its programmes span a wide cross-section of industries, recognizing achievements in green building, product manufacturing, food and agriculture, forestry, retail, and more. SCS is accredited to provide services under a wide range of nationally and internationally recognized certification programs. SCS is a chartered benefit corporation, reflecting its commitment to socially and environmentally responsible business practices.

eco-INSTITUT is official SCS test partner and is authorised as the only German lab to conduct emissions testing for the partner’s certification programmes. Contact us!

SCS certifcation programmes

SCS Indoor Advantage™, SCS Indoor Advantage™ Gold and FloorScore®

These certification programmes enable manufacturers of furniture, furnishings and construction products to demonstrate the conformity of their products with the requirements for low-emission products being used in US-based but globally applied building classification programmes such as LEED. The tests are performed in conformance with the US recognised sustainability and environmental claims standards such as the CA specification 01350 and ANSI/BIFMA M1.1 and X7.

Further infos

NEWS: SCS standards integrated by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Beginning of 2017 the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency integrated the indoor air and pollutant emissions label of SCS Global Services (SCS) into the guidelines and recommendations of requirements for public procurement on an US federal level. The labels SCS Indoor Advantage™, SCS Indoor Advantage™ Gold and FloorScore® belong to these. SCS is cooperation partner of Cologne-based eco-INSTITUT. Read PR

May 2016: eco-INSTITUT becomes SCS-testing partner

  As of May eco-INSTITUT Cologne is official testing partner of SCS Global Services (SCS). eco-INSTITUT is authorised to conduct emissions testing for the partner’s certification programmes - SCS Indoor Advantage™, SCS Indoor Advantage™ Gold and FloorScore®. Read press release

SCS Global Services

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