Posts Tagged ‘ Health Product Declarations ’

ASSA ABLOY Adds New Health Product Declarations

May 23rd, 2016

ASSA ABLOY has issued new Health Product Declarations (HPDs) for 21 door and hardware products. The Health Product Declaration is an open standard for reporting material contents and potential health hazards. An HPD is a transparent way for manufacturers to disclose contents and ingredients in their products to customers, suppliers, certifiers, and building standards organizations, making […]

HPDs Provide Transparency in Green Building Community

Jul 3rd, 2014

As the green building community grows, so does the demand for disclosure of material content. And to make that disclosure process simpler, Health Product Declarations (HPD) have emerged over the last few years in the construction materials and products industry. United States Green Building Council education provider Sustainable Solutions Corporation (SSC) and third-party certifier GreenCircle […]

Freeman Addresses Product Transparency Declarations during the AAMA Summer Conference

Jun 9th, 2014

William Freeman, technical consultant to the Resilient Floor Covering Institute (RFCI), discussed the institutes alternative to Health Product Declarations (HPDs), during the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) Summer Conference held June 1-4, in Indianapolis. Freeman explained why RFCI created Product Transparency Declarations (PTDs) and how they differ from HPDs.