GREEN WISECM Certification by Coatings Research Group, Incorporated
The GREEN WISECM certification mark is your assurance that a McCormick product is environmentally preferred. It has been tested and certified by Coatings Research Group, Inc. (CRGI) to meet or exceed environmentally responsible standards.
All McCormick products bearing the GREEN WISECM certification mark meet or exceed the VOC requirements of LEED® for most paint and coatings applications. GREEN WISECM certified products do not contain certain chemicals which have been determined to be harmful to humans or our environment.
Who is Coatings Research Group, Incorporated?
CRGI is an international organization of paint manufacturers, staffed with degreed chemists, and recognized the world over for its high quality technical work and scientific reporting. The CRGI laboratory is ISO 17025 accredited by the Laboratory Accreditation Bureau. For more information about CRGI visit www.coatingsresearch.com.
What is GREEN WISECM certification?
In order for a product to obtain the GREEN WISECM certification, it must be tested against 6 green testing standards. These standards have been chosen because they correlate with the green characteristics of paint.
When choosing environmentally preferred paint products, it is important to consider how those products impact human and environmental exposure.
For a complete list of GREEN WISECM standards, testing criteria, and minimums, please visit www.greenwisepaint.com.