GREENGUARD Certified products help reduce indoor air pollution and chemical exposure. Tested for over 10,000 chemicals, our cribs are certified as low-emitting and healthier for indoor environments.
why is indoor air quality important?
Air pollution levels are 2-5 times higher indoors than outdoorsIndoor spaces are often filled with volatile organic compounds (VOCs), chemicals that are released into the air from everyday products such as furniture.People spend 90% of their time indoorsOnce airborne, VOCs are inhaled by occupants. As a result, people receive over 70% of their environmental exposure to chemicals indoors.Poor indoor air quality can impact your healthAsthma, allergies, respiratory disease, eye/nose/throat irritation, reproductive/developmental defects, neurological disease, cardiovascular disease, and some forms of cancer have all been linked to poor indoor air quality.
what does greenguard gold certification mean?
|Compliant with stringent emission levels for over 360 VOCs, plus a limit on the total of all chemical emissions combined (TVOC).|
|Products are tested for more than 10,000 chemicals in state-of-the art steel chambers. All testing procedures comply with applicable STM and ISO standards. Products undergo annual testing to remain certified.|
|Includes safety factors to account for sensitive individuals, such as children and the elderly. Ensures products are acceptable for use in environments such as schools and healthcare facilities.|