This is a standard by which to evaluate and certify sustainability of wallcovering products across their entire product life cycle. Based on life-cycle assessment principles, NSF/ANSI 342 employs a point system to evaluate wallcovering products against established requirements, performance criteria and quantifiable metrics in the areas of product design, product manufacturing, long-term value, end-of-life management, corporate governance and innovation.
Conformity with NSF/ANSI 342 Sustainability Assessment for Wallcovering Products's standard is verified by an independent organization (third party).
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Last updated: 20 January 2012