KCMA Partners with U.S. Department of Labor for Safe + Sound Campaign

Reston, VA – The Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association (KCMA) has joined the US Department of Labor (DoL) as a partner for the 2018 Safe + Sound campaign. The Safe + Sound campaign raises awareness and understanding of the value of safety and health programs that include management leadership, worker participation, and a systematic approach to finding and fixing hazards in workplaces.

KCMA Joins KBIS and IBS for Design & Construction Week® 2018

Founding partners, the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) will continue driving the possibilities of home forward at the co-location of the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show® (KBIS) and the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) in Orlando, Florida, January 9-11, 2018. The fifth annual DCW will bring together more than 80,000 design and construction professionals in the largest gathering of the residential design and construction industry.

KCMA Announces New Website Launch

On November 1, 2016, the Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association unveiled a completely redesigned and rebranded website at www.kcma.org. The website was a highly-anticipated project for members and is expected to provide users a clean, uncluttered design that incorporates improved functionality and enhanced content. The website announcement is in coordination with a rebranded identity for KCMA – equipped with a redesigned corporate logo and two certification seals.

The American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Notice of Intended Change (NIC) for Formaldehyde

The ACGIH recently proposed altering their values for formaldehyde to a TLV – Threshold Limit Value of 0.1 ppm and a Short Term Exposure Limit of 0.3 ppm.  The proposed values are based on upper respiratory tract and eye irritation.