FIRA confirms standards update

The Furniture Industry Research Association has published its latest summary of standards covering the first quarter of 2019. The summary includes details of four new standards alongside information of further standards in development, under amendment or which may be withdrawn. The four new standards published in the first quarter of 2019 were confirmed as: BS

Office furniture firm receives standard certification

Austrian-based office contract furniture brand Bene has been awarded ISO 38200 certification. Bene is now the first Austrian company to achieve certification under ISO 38200, the new standard that recognises a monitored chain of custody for wood and wood-based products, cork and lignified materials. In recent years there has been much discussion throughout Europe about