Playworld is proud to be ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certified by SGS. ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is an independent, international organization that develops and promotes market-relevant standards that support innovation, quality, safety, and efficiency. ISO 9001 sets criterion for a company’s commitment to and performance in manufacturing and shipping high quality products. ISO 14001 sets the standard for an organization’s environmentally-responsible manufacturing.
Playworld is in full compliance with the material, testing, and reporting requirements of the Consumer Products Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA). We are below the lead content in paint and substrate limits.
Playworld is a founding member of the International Play Equipment Manufacturers Association (IPEMA), a member-driven organization whose mission is to assist in providing safe environments for children to play. In the interest of playground safety, IPMEA provides a third-party certification service, whereby a designated independent laboratory (TUV America) validates a participant's certification of conformance to the following standards:
ASTMI Standard F1487:
Standard Consumer Safety Performance Specification for Playground Equipment for Public Use CAN/CSA Z614:
Guidelines on Children's Play Spaces and Equipment ASTM F1292:
Standard Specification for Impact Attenuation Under and Around Playground Equipment.
The use of the corresponding IPEMA certification logos signify that Playworld has received written validation from an independent laboratory that the products associated with the use of the logo conform with the requirements of the indicated standard.
Playworld products are compliant with the European Union's Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS), which restricts the use of specific hazardous materials in electrical and electronic products. All Playworld's electronic products are RoHS compliant.