accreditations

our certifications

Starbank believe in providing our customers with as many responsibly sourced products as possible. Therefore, we are able to offer you a chain of custody for laminates, compact and melamine boards.

Starbank are proud to be the first laminate fabricator in Europe to achieve an Integrated Management Systems of:

  • ISO 9001:2008
  • ISO 14001:2004
  • OHSAS 18001.

All our certification is done via our accreditation body BM Trada.

We are also very proud to announce that through Energy Gain UK Ltd, Starbank are now a certified carbon neutral company, in accordance with PAS 2060:2014. This is a huge achievement as we are also, the first company within the panel fabrication industry to achieve this accolade.

EGUK - Carbon Neutral Company Badge PAS 2060:2014
PAS 2060:2014 carbon neutral company

PAS 2060:2014 is the only internationally recognised standard for carbon neutrality.

Through sustained and significant investment in our manufacturing plant and equipment, notably our Biomass, Solar and Extraction systems we have been able to dramatically reduced our CO² emissions over the last 5 years, which, along with other offset measures, has enabled us to meet these stringent requirements and gain carbon neutral certification.

q-mark fire door manufacturer
Fire Door manufacturer

Our SHIELD® fire retardant doors & frames are accredited to the strictest standards set out by BM Trada. This gives our customers the assurance that all our fire doors are Q-Mark certified.

BM Trada iso 9001 certification
quality control management

ISO 9001:2008 is the internationally recognised standard for quality. Our certification, reassures our customers that we are fully committed to quality. We are regularly audited on this standard by our third party certification body.

bm trada iso 14001 certification
environmental management

ISO 14001 is an international standard. It provides us with an Environmental Management System (EMS) to control and improve our environmental performances. This standard covers all areas of Starbank not just the manufacturing side.

bm trada ohsas 18001 certification
health & safety management

Assessment and certification to OHSAS 18001 demonstrates our commitment to continual improvement in health and safety. We ensure compliance to this standard through the maintenance of an Occupational Health and Management System (OHSMS).

FSC certification
fsc® chain of custody

The Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) is an international organisation that brings people together to find solutions which promote responsible stewardship of the world’s forests. 

The chain provides us with a traceable procurement, fabrication and distribution system for wood based panel products, laminates and certified hardwoods.

Check out our FSC Certificate.

PEFC certification - Starbank
pefc® chain of custody

Chain of custody certification provides a guarantee about the production of PEFC certified components. Chain-of-custody is the path taken by raw materials from the forest to the consumer, including all successive stages of processing, transformation, manufacturing and distribution. 

From a customer perspective, the PEFC Chain represents an ethical promise that is being made to them. 

Check out our PEFC status.

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