News

in: Technical news

25. 09. 2017

Formaldehyde in vinyl adhesives

The analytical test of free formaldehyde content in polymer dispersions according to ISO 15373 is availabl: discover why this chemical analysis is important.

in: Standard updating

25. 09. 2017

Fire prevention: new regulation for the city of San Francisco

San Francisco bans the sale of upholstered furniture containing flame-retardant chemicals.

in: Standard updating

27. 09. 2017

Nurseries: fire reaction for upholstered products

D.M. 16-07-2014 "Technical regulation of fire prevention for the design, construction and operation of nurseries": the Italian Home Office provided the clarifications that CATAS requested in November 2014.

in: Seminars

14. 09. 2017

Seminario "Emissioni indoor da materiali e prodotti finiti"

Giovedì 28 settembre 2017 dalle 14:00 alle 16:00 presso la Sala Armellini di FEDERLEGNOARREDO, Foro Buonaparte 65, Milano.

in: Standard updating

01. 09. 2017

Prevenzione incendi per le attività scolastiche

Pubblicato il nuovo decreto D.M. 07.08.2017 "Approvazione di norme tecniche di prevenzione incendi per le attività scolastiche".

in: Technical news

21. 07. 2017

Formaldehyde: CATAS officially approved by the US

Authorization by EPA - Environmental Protection Agency for the certification of formaldehyde emission from wood based panels.

in: Seminars

26. 07. 2017

CATAS A VIEW TO THE FUTURE

Testing and certification activities in the laboratory for furniture testing are now at full operation after the fire of the last December and the following efforts involving many different and complex operations.

The project of the new building, which will be completed by 2019 has also been recently presented.

in: Standard updating

20. 07. 2017

Yellowing of knots – a new specification for furniture surfaces

CATAS Surfaces department offers a new test in order to assess the behaviour of stained and painted softwood with knots.

in: Seminars

03. 08. 2017

ANTEPRIMA eventi del mese di Settembre

CATAS Academy: prendi nota degli appuntamenti di formazione tecnica del mese di Settembre.

in: Technical news

20. 07. 2017

International Conference on illegal logging report

The annual Chatham House conference on illegal logging points the attention to the world's highest-value environmental crime and gives some real solutions.