Product Standards

Product Environmental Criteria have been established for a variety of Construction materials and products. Please contact CIOB for the list of CIOB-GMS product categories and the associated criteria. It should, however, be noted that the criteria are reviewed regularly and revised when necessary to take into account any advances in technology and/ or changes in current environmental concerns. Any such revisions in the criteria will be promulgated by CIOB.

  1. General Packaging Material
  2. Plastic products with recycled content
    • PVC Pipes & Fittings
  3. Common Cleaning Products
    • Detergent for Sanitary facilities
    • All purpose cleaner
    • Industrial Cleaner
  4. Electronic and Electrical Appliances
    • Water Heaters
    • Air-conditioners
    • Fluorescent Lamps
    • LED Lamps
  5. Construction Materials
    • Building Material made of fly ash (bricks, concrete etc.)
    • Cement
    • Flooring material
    • Wall coverings
    • Windows
    • Carpeting Modular
    • Fibre reinforced home decor products
    • Ceramic Tile
    • Adhesive
    • Building products using recycled materials
    • Paint
    • Building Products using natural minerals
    • Thermal building insulation
    • Bricks