CertMark International withdraws nine certificates for cladding systems, including ACP and EPS
The VBA has been informed that CertMark International (CMI), a product certification body under the CodeMark Scheme, has withdrawn nine certificates for cladding systems, including aluminium composite panels (ACP) and expanded polystyrene (EPS).
The nine withdrawn certificates are:
- CM40029 Ozone Panel Building Systems
- CM40066 Alpolic A2
- CM40067 Alpolic FR
- CM40076 Ultrabond FR
- CM40079 Vitrabond FR
- CM40082 Dulux Exsulite TM Kooltherm Façade System
- CM40093 Larson FR
- CM40138 Dulux Exsulite TM Thermal Façade non-cavity system
- CM40162 Cladex FR
This means the above certificates cannot be relied upon as evidence of suitability.
The VBA is seeking information in relation to the circumstances of withdrawal by CMI.
In the meantime, certificate holders are obliged under CodeMark Australia rules to notify existing customers of this withdrawal.
Further advice to industry will be issued as it comes to hand.
For further details call CertMark International on 1800 237 862.