- July 16, 2013
IRVINE, CA | Roland DGA Corp. reports that three of its products have received GREENGUARD Gold UL 2818 certification from UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories). The products are Eco-Sol MAX ink, Eco-Sol MAX 2 ink, and WallFlair Removable fabric The company says this certification provides assurance that these products meet some of the world’s most rigorous and comprehensive standards for low emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) into indoor air.
GREENGUARD Gold Certification includes safety factors to account for sensitive
individuals (such as children and the elderly) and ensures that a product is acceptable for use in environments like schools and hospitals.
“People spend 90 percent of their time indoors, which is why healthier indoor spaces are so critical,” says Sara Greenstein, president of UL Environment. “We commend Roland’s GREENGUARD Certification as a demonstration of their commitment to the health of their consumers and their consumers’ families.”
Roland DGA president Rick Scrimger says environmental awareness—and continuous improvement in this area—is a core part of Roland’s operating philosophy. “…We strive to ensure that our offerings are as eco-friendly as possible. This level of UL certification is hard-earned and proves that Roland inks have always been part of an eco-conscious plan to create green products for our customers and, importantly, their customers.”