Adhesives and Sealants

This category establishes the criteria to label adhesives and sealants. The below list attempts to define the materials covered under each sub category:

General Purpose adhesives and sealants for building work General Purpose Adhesive for commercial manfactuirng
Carpet adhesives Furniture manufacturing
Construction joint sealants Panel board manufacturing
Cornice cement  
Floor Flooring adhesives based on silane-modified polymers (SMP-adhesives)  
Interior lining  
finishing products  
Multipurpose construction adhesives  
Tile adhesives  
Tile Grouts  

 

The above list is non-exhaustive and the applicant can consult SEC if the material is not mentioned in the list above.
This requirement standard does not apply to the following products:

  1. Cyanoacrylate Adhesives
  2. Adhesives and sealants that contain less than 20g of VOC per liter of adhesive or sealant, less water and less exempt compounds
  3. Adhesives for ‘Tire Repair Operations

Some of the key environmental criterion would include:

  1.  VOCs,
  2. heavy metals,
  3. water discharge and
  4. air emissions during production.

Contact us to find out more about the full list of criteria and get your products certified