THE ENVIRONMENT BREATHES
Borma Wachs, thanks to its passion and commitment, has always offered a complete range of solutions for the protection and ennobling of wood, with the guarantee of quality and protection of the environment and the future.
THE WOOD IS PROTECTED
Borma special formulations for protection and decoration are based on modified vegetable oils. The big advantage of these formulations is the property of low viscosity. As a consequence, these oils can be also used as pure 100% reactive products without using any solvent.
We are on the cover and on p. 10 on the November 2022 issue of Colore & Hobby
CERTIFICATIONS AND CONFORMITY Conformity EN 71.3 Toy safety - Part 3: Migration of certain items. Eurofins danish laboratories have recognized the conformity of Borma Wachs oils to EN 71-III norm, relating to the migration of harmful heavy metals, guaranteeing the safety of the treatments in such a way that they can also be safe for use on childrens' toys.
Borma Wachs products are tested and approved by IBR, Intitut für Baubiologie Rosenheim. The performed analysis certify that our products are complying in terms of VOC content, biocides, heavy metals and radioactivity, guaranteeing full eco-compatibility with Green Building principles.
This product's safety is guaranteed more than just by EN 71-III certificate. Its safety for children is supported by DIN 53160/1-2 and DIN 68861/1 (Resistance to saliva and sweat; Resistance to cold liquids ) certificates as well. The product does not release harmful substances even when in contact with common alimentary liquids or mucuous membrane.
The product acts as fire retardant
CERTIFICATIONS AND COMPLIANCE Labeling of construction products This label covers the French legislation relating to emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOC) and the impact they have on indoor air quality after the product is brought into the room.
Labeling refers to the pollutants emitted once the products are spread and dried.
The IBR Green Building Institute had tested some of our products and determined that they correspond to the highest standards of the aforementioned French VOC legislation.
CERTIFICATIONS AND COMPLIANCE EMICODE EC1 - Low-emission building materials Certified installation materials, adhesives and construction products
The EMICODE mark guarantees that the material has been tested and certified according to its emission level. Compared to 1997, low-emission building materials now have a TVOC value (total quantity of volatile organic compounds) from one hundred to one thousand times lower. The EMICODE mark is not issued if a building material is suspected of altering genetic makeup, causing cancer or impairing reproductive capacity.
CERTIFICATIONS AND COMPLIANCE APEO (alkylphenol ethoxylates) APEOs (alkylphenol ethoxylates) are highly persistent chemicals,
which are deposited in the tissues, penetrating, through them, into the food chain.
Recent studies demonstrate its toxicity and danger, as potential endocrine disruptors.