asthma & allergy friendly® Certification 

Building Products for Healthy Interiors | An introduction to asthma & allergy friendly® certification for manufacturers 

Thursday, March 28, 2019 | 12:00 PM (EDT)

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Join Allergy Standards Limited and SCS Global Services to learn how certifying interior building products as asthma & allergy friendly® can differentiate your company within the growing health and wellness market. This free webinar will cover the basics of the asthma & allergy friendly® certification, including the science behind the standard and how it is unique among green building certifications.  

Get insights from the experiences of market-leading early adopters, such as Tarkett, Owens Corning and True Value. These companies are harnessing the power of asthma & allergy friendly® certified products to stand out within the crowded green building sector. Discover how certifying your commercial and residential interior products can benefit your business and offer important options for your customers.  

Worldwide, consumers are increasing their demands related to health and wellness, and the asthma & allergy friendly® certification resonates with these wellness-minded customers. The certification gives the hundreds of millions of people affected with asthma or allergies a scientifically-tested alternative to avoid triggers. Even people not impacted by asthma or allergies can benefit from certified products.  

We will discuss these topics and more in our free informational webinar. Register now! 



Dr. John McKeon 
Allergy Standards Limited, Founder and CEO  

Dr. John McKeon is CEO of Allergy Standards Ltd, an international standards and certification body, founded while he was working as an emergency room doctor. He developed an international intellectual property portfolio of patents and trade mark applications and negotiated complex licensing agreements with multinationals. John is an entrepreneur, a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, and holds his USA Medical Licensing exams. He is the Entrepreneur in Residence in the Faculty of Health Sciences in Trinity College Dublin. John is a member of the Institute of Directors and a speaker on innovation in Dublin University Business School in healthcare entrepreneurship. 


Karen Righthand
SCS Global Services, Director of Sales and Marketing  

Karen Righthand heads up sales and marketing for the Environmental Certification Services division of SCS Global Services. Prior to SCS, Karen was director of Global Communications for thinkstep (formerly PE International) an international sustainability software and consulting company. Prior to joining thinkstep, Karen held director and VP of Marketing positions at green building materials manufacturer Vetrazzo and clean tech start up CalStar where she distinguished both companies as sustainability leaders in their categories. Karen started her professional career as a licensed Medical Technologist with a focus in Immunology and Hematology. Her career beyond the hospital included teaching immunohematology and business development for Cooper Biomedical. 


We hope you can join us!

Karen Righthand  
Director of Sales and Marketing, Environmental Certification Services 
+1 510.452.6817