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An Introduction to Upholstered Furniture Regulations

In this training course, the delegates will benefit from an introduction and understanding of the relevant regulations in the furniture industry including:

  • Furniture and Furnishings (Fire Safety) Regulations
  • Reform Fire Safety Order (Contract furniture)
  • REACH (Chemical) Regulations
  • Biocides (Chemical) Regulations
  • Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)
  • EU Timber Regulations
  • General Product Safety Regulations

Delegates will leave the session with an understanding of the regulations and responsibilities of each business type, from retailers to Importers and manufacturers and the relevant duties to ensure a good level of due diligence.

Key take-away

An overview and understanding of relevant regulations in the furniture industry.

Who should attend

Buyers, retailer buyers, QA and QC personnel, any level of personnel

What’s included

Refreshments, handouts, course material, laboratory tour

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Payment The course fee must be paid in full, not later than 15 working days prior to the start of the course. We reserve the right to re-allocate the place to another delegate if fees are not paid on time. 

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