We often think that our homes are safe spaces and the air we breathe is healthy and pure. But it's time to rethink. Recent studies have shown that indoor air pollution is a serious issue that plagues the safety of our interiors. This is because the air we intake contains highly dangerous Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) like Formaldehyde. What’s even more revealing about these studies is that furniture contributes to these formaldehyde emissions indoors as every other item that contributes to indoor air pollution. This is why there is a strong need for zero-emission plywood.
The Emergence of Zero-Emission Plywood
Formaldehyde is an important substance used in the manufacturing of industrial resins and adhesives for bonding plywood. Most of the plywood that you come across is bonded with adhesives containing either Formaldehyde, Phenol-Formaldehyde, or Urea Formaldehyde.
Plywood used in furniture emits formaldehyde and prolonged exposure to this causes skin irritation, burning eyes, headaches, nausea, and sometimes serious breathing issues.
Post pandemic the need for health safe product emerged and Greenply as a customer focussed organisation decided to extend their zero emission innovation from their Club plywood to their other mid premium plywood category.Greenply, one of the trusted and leading plywood brands in India, came up with a perfect solution to address this. Adhering to E-0 emission standards, the plywood also meets the global emission standards set by the CARB & EPA body.
Here is a categorization of wood-based panels' basis Formaldehyde emissions as per the European Standard and CARB.
Get the Best Zero Emission Plywood
For homebuyers and decorators, it is always a challenge to find the best quality zero-emission plywood.
Green Defender: Best Zero Emission cum Fire-retardant Plywood
Green Defender stands the test of fire. Apart from being a low formaldehyde emitting plywood conforming to zero emission, Green Defender is IS: 5509 certified special fire-fighter of your home . It delays the spread of fire and emits less smoke when getting burnt to avoid suffocation - a combined protective shield that every home needs.
Green Gold Platinum Plywood: The Breathe Easy Ply
Also referred to as the Breathe Easy Plywood, Green Gold Platinum was the first product in Green portfolio to have achieved the global certification from California Air Resource Board (CARB) in maintaining the health safe limit of formaldehyde in the production of plywood. For a safe and secure home, Green Gold Platinum Plywood strikes an optimum balance between safety and durability with a warranty of 27 years with 200% money back promise.
Green Club Plus Seven Hundred
Providing overall strength and protection, India’s first zero-emission plywood Green Club Plus Seven Hundred has it all. It is a structural grade ply that comes with thicker face veneers for added strength and durability, meets fire retardant parameters and is protected with an antibacterial and antiviral coating.
A home is a space where your safety and welfare remain unparalleled and uncompromised.Choose zero emission and breathe easy from Greenply. For further details, do visit the website.