Masureel makes every effort to keep current with all environmental regulations and initiatives affecting the wallcovering and textile industry. We are committed to minimize the environmental impact of our business activities. For example: all used printing pastes are waterbased meaning no solvents are used which could harm to the environment or health. The waste water used within the manufacturing process is purified and partly recycled. The waste water is drained away to comply with environmental standards.
REACH (REGISTRATION, EVALUATION AND AUTHORISATION OF CHEMICALS)
Masureel fulfills the legal obligations of REACH, as downstream user and as producer.
Certified products meet EU consumer safety, health and environmental requirements. This means that all Khrôma products fulfill to the standards regarding the legal permitted quantity of formaldehyde and other dangerous substances, heavy metals and vinyl chloride monomer.
The products of Khrôma* correspond to the Euroclass B-s1,d0, which is the best result for non woven wallcoverings on fire resistance.
* except some designs, which correspond to the Euroclass C-s1,d0. Please contact your supplier for more information.
VOC (VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS)
The Khrôma products correspond to the class A on emissions of volatile organic compounds VOC.
FSC (FOREST STEWARDSHIP COUNCIL)
All our non woven wallcoverings are FSC®-certified, the label for responsible forest management.