Canada issues regulation to restrict formaldehyde emissions from wood-based panels (CANFER)
On 7 July 2021 the Canadian Ministry of Environment published a regulation on the restriction of formaldehyde emissions from wood-based panels SOR / 2021-148 in the Canada Gazette, Part II, Volume 155, Number 14.
EPH expands its network
EPH and Capital Testing from Sterling, VA (USA) signed a cooperation agreement on July 28, 2021.
Wicker beach chair or sauna?
The Torsten and Thomas Sauer brothers had the idea to combine the wicker beach chair with the sauna, which saw the emergence of the first “korbsauna” (wicker sauna) worldwide.
New technical possibilities in the fire test lab – test chamber to determine optical smoke density and toxicity
Both the occurrence and the aftermath of a fire are influenced by a variety of interdependent factors. Thereby, the formation of smoke is one of the first indications of fire.
New exterior coatings for wood with permanent flame retardancy
Thanks to its characteristics, wood can principally be used in almost all areas of construction.