Certification attests that the quality and performance of products or services have been validated by an independent and accredited body. The certification criteria are defined in a reference framework recognised and accepted by all parties concerned: companies, users, consumers, experts and administrations. Each certification results in a mark (NF, CTB, PEFC, FSC®…) identified by a logo on products or commercial documents;
The “Origine France Garantie” label is a way of highlighting the French production of products.
FCBA, certification body is accredited by the COFRAC (Certification of Products and Services n° 5-0011 and certification of Persons n° 4-0029, scopes available on www.cofrac.fr)
In the field of wood construction, primary processing and furniture, FCBA issues product certifications under the CTB and NF marks on behalf of AFNOR Certification as well as individual certifications under the CTB mark.
|Brand||Web site||Related document(s)|
| Bois des Alpes ™|
The BOIS DES ALPES approach ™ creates an optimal value chain between the forest and the building industry (short circuits, energy performance, profitability, development of job opportunities, new market perspectives), whose impacts benefit the territories of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes and Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur regions, and their protagonists. Any other information or document is available on request.
|Bois des Alpes website|
| CARB & US EPA (Low formaldehyde certification)|
FCBA is recognised as a TPC (Third-Party Certification) for the following applications: CARB Recognition, US EPA Title VI.
|Carb US EPA website|
| CEPA Certified EN|
| Charte des Bonnes Pratiques|
The FCBA Technological Institute is launching a charter dedicated to companies wishing to improve and enhance their wood surface preservation solution: “the Charter of Good Practices for Surface Preservation Treatment”.
| CTB A+|
Service certification issued to companies involved in the protection and treatment of wood, as well as in the protection of new buildings against termites (with reference to the second decree – termite law) and the maintenance of wood outdoors.
|CTB A+ website|
| CTB Air+|
This certification attests to the classification of the formaldehyde content HCHO (formaldehyde) for use in construction, furniture and packaging.
| CTB B+|
This certification attests to the suitability of wood for use in building and civil engineering works.
| CTB Bardage Bois|
The CTB BARDAGE BOIS mark certifies the following characteristics: the wood species, its origin, the geometry of the profiles (dimensional characteristics), their humidity and the choice of aspect, the compatibility with a class of use, the recommendations for implementation.
| CTB Bois Acétylé Accoya|
This Individual Certification applies to cuts of radiata pine (Monterey pine / Pinus radiata D. Don) modified by acetylation and intended for the production of, for example, decking, cladding, joinery elements or structural works.
| CTB Bois Haute Température|
The “CTB Bois Haute Température” certification applies to flat wood profiles modified by a high temperature treatment and intended for the realization of products with non structural use.
| CTB Composants & Systèmes Bois|
This certification attests to the technical characteristics, performance and suitability for use of components and systems for timber structures:
|CTB Composants & Systèmes Bois website|
| CTB Composants d’Ameublement|
The CTB-furniture components mark aims to certify the conformity of products or processes that are supplied to the furniture industry.
|CTB Composants Ameublement website|