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The group, which governs the requirements which form Möbelfakta, is the technical committe of furniture - within TMF.

- The technical requirements are based on established standardizations for furniture; partly European  standards (EN-standards) but also international standards (ISO-standards) - (web site for standardizations).

- The environmental requirements of  are based on the criteria for public procurement of furniture from the National Agency for Public Procurement (Upphandlingsmyndigheten - The National Agency for Public Procurement has an overall responsibility for developing and supporting the procurement carried out by the contracting authorities and entities.

- The requirements of social responsibility are based on ”The Global Compact”, ten principles of ethical enterprising which origin from United Nation´s ”Code of Conduct” -

New methods for testing various furniture properties are constantly being developed. The EN- and ISO-standards, environment criteria as well as ethical guidelines which form the requirement specifications, will likewise show developmental change within the foreseeable future, a fact which explains the continual development of the Möbelfakta standard.

The technical committee within the furniture department of TMF, get together around five times a year to look over national & international standardizations as well as technical criteria for furniture.

The environment critieria  are also revised on a regular basis. Depending on the product as well as the legal/technical development it will take place with a variating frequency, though no later than three years after its latest publication or modification.


Trä- och Möbelföretagen (TMF)

Besöksadress: Storgatan 19,  Stockholm
Postadress: Box 555 25, 102 04 Stockholm
Tel: 08-762 72 50 (vxl)