About product documentation

By means of our for approval and certification, SINTEF Certification shall safeguard quality, values and the environment. We certify and approve products, materials and techniques according to national and international rules and regulations, founded on research-based knowledge and first-rate national laboratories

Product documentation issued by SINTEF Certification verifies that the product satisfies the functional requirements of the Technical Regulation in The Planning and Building Act. SINTEF Building and Infrastructure has been appointed as Norwegian approval body as well as a notified body for certification.

SINTEF Certification is the unit within SINTEF Building and Infrastructure that approves and certifies building/construction materials, structures and structural elements. We issue product documentation in the form of SINTEF Technical Approvals, European Technical Assessment (ETAs), European certificate of conformity (CPR) and Environmental product declarations (EPD).
SINTEF issues the following types of product documentation: