On October 25th the COSMOB Laboratory Test was officially recognized as Third-Party Certifier (TPC) by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as an Italian reference laboratory for testing and certification services required by the regulation TSCA Title VI (effective from October 2th5, 2017) for the verification of formaldehyde emissions from panels and furniture sold, manufactured and imported
COSMOB is the perfect ally for certifications and compliance verification with national and international regulations. Product certification is synonymous of security and sustainability and above all a guarantee of competitiveness on the market.   Latest regulations related to outdoor furniture.  SEATING ACCREDITED STANDARDS   UNI EN 581-1:2017 Outdoor furniture – Seating and tables for camping, domestic and
The UNI EN 581-1: 2017 standard specifies the safety requirements for outdoor seating and tables for adults and for: domestic, non domestic and camping use. The 2017 standard replaces the previous edition of 2015 and introduces the following changes: Definitions of domestic, non-domestic and camping use; Definition of tubular components and removal of requirements for
  COSMOB participated in the Innovawood Network Working Group, which met at the University of Primorska, headquartered in Koper (Slovenia) where the new opportunities for Horizon 2020 wood-furniture industry were discussed. The aim of the meeting was to socialize practical knowledge in writing international projects, including through theoretical-practical workshops and real case studies. These initiatives,
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A distinguishing feature of The High Technical Institute for Wood and Furniture sector is the solid partnership with local companies, and it provides a unique and significant study path at national level, with the aim to train specialized technicians able to satisfy the needs expressed by sectorial firms. The front lessons have brought students attending
Students attending the first year of the course “Design, prototyping and marketing” of The High Technical Institute for Wood and Furniture sector visited two leading local companies: Scavolini and Biesse. The two training days represented the first approach for students to the company’s production reality; a real opportunity for direct learning on field, along with
  COSMOB is the perfect ally for obtaining certifications and for verifying compliance with national and international regulations. Certification of its products is synonymous with security and sustainability and above all a guarantee of competitiveness on the market. Below we present the latest environmental news related to the bathroom environment.       WASH BASINS UNI
What happens when an Italian furniture company meets a group of international designers? COSMOB launches the 2nd edition of the international design project MONDO DESIGN reserved to 4 Italian Furniture companies that want to approach the North American market through innovative products. GOALS OF THE PROJECT MONDO DESIGN project aims to create concrete connections between
COSMOB has been chosen as a strategic partner in Paragominas (Brazil) for an important mission dedicated to international technical training for wood-furniture companies. CIN / FIEPA (Federation of Industrialists) in partnership with SEBRAE, the Support Service for Micro and Small Companies in Parà, has promoted international training activities through two days dedicated to “Consumer Trend