Our assessments

Our mission

Enable wise choices of material for a good living environment. Enable good documentation of built-in materials for future management. Encourage producers of materials to improve their products from an environmental perspective. Encourage the producers of materials to take social responsibility in their supply chain. Be a good and effective tool for documenting and tracking materials, products and their content.


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Introduction to Byggvarubedömningen

Getting started with Byggvarubedömningen 


BVBs Application form (docx)
Certificate of substance content and concentrations (docx)
Appendix information for assessment - Not public (docx)
Reporting requirements for chemical content (pdf)

Import product items template

Current criteria

Please note that our criterias are copyright protected and may not be copied.

Supplement to the criteria
Substances on the EDS-database (xls)

Archived criteria

BVBs Assessment Criteria expired 2023-10-31 (pdf)
BVBs Assessment Criteria expired 2023-03-14 (pdf)
BVBs Assessment Criteria expired 2022-09-30 (pdf)

BVBs Assessment Criteria expired 2022-08-14 (pdf)
BVBs Assessment Criteria expired 2022-03-31 (pdf)

BVBs Assessment Criteria expired 2021-06-30 (pdf)
BVBs Assessment Criteria expired 2019-06-30 (pdf)
BVBs Assessment Criteria Expired 2016-06-30 (pdf)
"Building Marerial Assessment" Assessment Criteria 2013-08-26. Expired 2015-04-30 (pdf

Sustainable supply chains

Code of conduct for suppliers (pdf)
Self-assessment questionnaire (docx)
Information about self-assessment questionnaire (pdf)

Current criteria

Criteria - sustainable supply chains_2.0


Archived criteria

Criteria 1.0 (pdf)