Certification

With our certification, you can be confident about our products’ quality and our commitment to nature throughout the manufacturing process.  In addition, our new 21/22 Sustainability Report explains our steps to increase responsibility to sustainability in more depth.

Quality

HABA hold a certificate DIN EN ISO 9001 confirming our strong customer focus, our systematic approach to processes and continual improvement to producing high-quality products with excellent service.  Manufacturing is also certification DIN ISO 14001 for environmental management. View our ISO 14001 certificate.

The HABA headquarters at Bad Rodach in Germany was awarded the Gold Certificate by DNGB (German Sustainable Building Council) and recognised as one of the top 20 most sustainable buildings in Germany.

Our chairs and tables are made in accordance with DIN EN 1729 parts 1 and 2 defining ergonomic seating, safety and build quality: the European standard for furniture in schools.

Energy

For more efficient use of energy, HABA has developed an energy policy that continuously measures and reviews its processes to optimise energy management, certified DIN ISO 50001.   For all forms of energy (pressurised air, electricity, and heat), for all machines and in all buildings, we constantly analyse the influence and impact our energy use has on the environment and identify the potential for improvement, always using the most innovative modern energy management solutions. Always with the environment in mind. View our ISO 50001 certificate.

Wood

HABA furniture is made using mainly beech and birch hardwood. Hardwood is sourced locally from the regional forestry industry around Bad Rodach in Germany. In addition, the industry is accordance with the PEFC system for sustainable forestry management and HABA actively contributes to ‘right tree, right place’, ensuring that at least one tree is planted for every tree used. View our PEFC certificate.

Safety

Play equipment such as our GEMINO play lofts are made and certified in accordance with DIN EN 1176/1177 (playground equipment safety standards), concerning construction and configuration of equipment, including safety distances and surfaces.

All safety glass used in HABA products is conforming to EN 12600 certification.

Öko-Tex Standard 100 certication ensures that fabrics and synthetic leathers do not contain any substances likely to endanger a child’s health.

GS mark

All products that bear the GS label are tested for safety. The German GS mark is a voluntary safety mark. It ensures that all technical requirements for the safety of a product are met, and that all requirements will be tested and monitored by an independent testing company such as TÜV Rheinland.  All effects of the product on the health and safety of humans are covered by the tests.

HABA furniture is guaranteed against manufacturing defects for 10 years, made to the highest quality standards and GS-tested.

Certification 14001 - haba
Certification 14001 - haba
Certification ISO 50001:2018
Certification 9001 HABA
Certification 9001 HABA
HABA certification PEFC
HABA certification PEFC