BREEAM is an international scheme for certifying sustainable buildings, based on UK specifications. The 2014 versions of BREEAM modify the specifications on low emissions from products.
- Wooden products, any sort of floorings, and suspended ceiling tiles:
Alternative compliance methods increase flexibility, compared to former versions of BREEAM.
- Flooring adhesives:
The very special reference to EN 13999 for determining carcinogens and sensitizing substances is maintained, but the new specifications allow use of existing test data in most cases.
- Paints and coatings, as well as wall coverings:
No changes compared to former versions of BREEAM.
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