2. 7. 1. Prohibition of critical flame retardants


description relevant product categories 

explanation

The group of flame retardants that are most critical includes the following organohalogen compounds that are still admissible in the EU: halogenated biphenyls, terphenyls, naphthalenes and diphenyl methanes, brominated diphenyl ethers, tetrabromobisphenol A, short-chain chloroparaffins C10–13, and halogenated phosphoric acid esters.

 

 
minimum requirement

Products that contain one of following the flame retardants must not be used:



Supporting documents:
Safety data sheet in accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 as amended by Regulation (EU) No 453/2010, or manufacturer's confirmation.


Alternatively, the corresponding baubook declaration may serve as evidence (www.baubook.info/oea).

 
background, sources
 

baubook green procurement
Harmonised “EcoBuildingCriteria” provided by “ÖkoKauf Wien” and “service package sustainable construction in Vorarlberg”