The Q-Mark Wood Flooring Scheme is a third-party product certification scheme operated by BM TRADA Certification Ltd. The scheme is based on the principles of ISO9001, EN45011/12, ISO Guide 62/65 and confirms compliance to specific wood flooring standards (Product standards EN 13226, EN 13227, EN 13228, EN 13488, EN 13489, EN 13990, EN 13629, EN 14354 in conjunction with EN 14342 and EN 13329 in conjunction with EN 14041), together with a specific set of performance criteria set by BM TRADA in order to attain a design which performs to a high standard.

The objectives of the scheme are:

  • To improve the quality and performance of wood flooring.
  • To provide unambiguous evidence of compliance with the standards.
  • To provide manufacturers with a clear route to CE marking.
  • To provide specifiers, regulators and inspection authorities with the appropriate information for them to identify suitable products.