- Scope: The certification mark applies to products which primarily involve chemical hazards, including yoga-, pilates-, fitness-mats. These products are tested for hazardous substances.
- Basis of certification: The certification mark is awarded within the framework of voluntary testing and certification. Certification is based on product-specific standards and test programmes.
The tests are based on various directives and standards including (EC) No. 1907/2006 (REACH Regulation on the registration, evaluation, authorisation and restriction of chemicals), AfPS GS 2014:01 PAH on the testing and evaluation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and Regulation (EC) No. 850/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning persistent organic pollutants (POPs).
Key words of the certification mark