Certificates and Affiliations
Caparol offers the highest product quality, standards and services, which include providing the right products for varying climatic conditions, aesthetics, durability and the performance requirements of the project. We adhere to a combination of the most rigid international, regional and local regulations to ensure that our products meet all the required standards.
Caparol regionally and locally are associated with the following:
The Green labelling Scheme on Paint and Varnish product is an initiative adopted by Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology (ESMA) in line with the Cabinet resolution No (06) of the year 2016. It covers common types of paints such as emulsions and oil paints and varnishes. Aside from setting test requirements related to environmental & health aspects, the scheme also requires that Paint and Varnish products be labelled with the Green Label which represents environmental performance efficiency of the products. Caparol products are certified with the ECAS (Emirates conformity assessment scheme) certification & have achieved 5 star performance efficiency rating as per the scheme requirements.
Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council (QCC)
It is an Abu Dhabi government entity consisting of a council of regulators with a mandate to ensure provision of quality infrastructure in line with the global standards, and to support regulators and government organizations by offering quality and conformity facilities, expertise and resources, promote a culture of quality towards the consumer safety and protection, raise quality of local products and ensure that the exports meet international standards.
Dubai Central Labs (DCL)
Under the auspices of Dubai Municipality, DCL produces a register of certified green materials and products for the benefit of the end users and customers. Caparol’s flexible range consists of FlexoTop, StructurePutz, FlexoGuard, and ETICS/EIFS that have been tested for specific parameters and featured in the manual under the “Paints and Insulation” section.
Our products are free of all heavy metals; no lead, no cadmium and no chromates. E.L.F. is Caparol’s industry leading standard for environmental performance. It means solvent-free, free of plasticizers and emission minimised with total VOCs of less than (1g/l). When using Caparol products, our clients are assured of their own safety from carcinogenic, mutagenic or toxic hazards.
The world’s most recognised quality management standard. Caparol UAE complies with all the stipulations of DAW in Germany and applies the standards of TÜV NORD to the management and manufacturing processes.
Robert Murjahn Institute (RMI)
In 2005, the Robert Murjahn Institute was established as an inter-company, independent and certified testing institute at DAW. Main functions of the RMI are quality inspections and certifications of coating materials and thermal insulation to guarantee its product safety, not only for environmental protection but also to ensure a healthy living space.
Caparol supports the vision of the Emirates Green Building Council and we continue to work together towards reaching the UAE’s target of becoming the global leader in ecological footprint reduction of the built environment by the year 2015.