Asthma and Allergy Friendly


The “Asthma and Allergy Friendly” claim is a designation given to products that have undergone rigorous testing and certification processes to ensure they meet specific standards related to asthma and allergy prevention. This claim is intended to help consumers identify and select products that can potentially reduce asthma and allergy triggers in their living environments. 

In conjunction with this claim, our test approach is a cutting-edge method used to assess the respiratory sensitization potential of chemicals and products.

Importance of Asthma and Allergy Friendly Labeled Products

The importance of Asthma and Allergy Friendly labeled products lies in their ability to provide a safer and healthier living environment for individuals with asthma, allergies, or sensitivities.
Here are some key reasons why these products are significant:

In summary, Asthma and Allergy Friendly labeled products play a crucial role in reducing allergen exposure, improving respiratory health, and providing consumers with trustworthy options for creating healthier living spaces. They empower individuals to make informed choices and contribute to a better quality of life for those with asthma, allergies, or sensitivities.

Steps of the Asthma and Allergy Friendly Product Development

  • Conduct thorough research on asthma and allergy triggers and the specific needs of individuals with respiratory sensitivities.
  • Identify the target market and understand their requirements and preferences.
  • Define the product category and specific goals for developing an Asthma and Allergy Friendly product.
  • Work with experts, including allergists, immunologists, and formulation scientists, to develop a product formulation that minimizes potential allergens and irritants.
  • Select ingredients that have been tested and proven to be less likely to trigger asthma or allergic reactions.
  • Avoid or minimize the use of known allergens, irritants, or sensitizing substances.
  • Conduct thorough product testing and evaluation to ensure compliance with the standards and criteria set by certification programs.
  • Perform laboratory tests to measure the product’s ability to reduce or eliminate allergens, irritants, or other asthma and allergy triggers.
  • Evaluate the product’s performance in minimizing exposure to common allergens such as dust mites, pollen, pet dander, mold, or certain chemicals.
  • The certification program conducts a thorough review of the product’s documentation, test results, and compliance with the established standards.
  • Independent experts and allergists may be involved in reviewing the product’s formulation, testing procedures, and results.
  • Verification may include site visits, sample testing, and evaluation of manufacturing processes to ensure ongoing compliance.
  • If the product meets all the required criteria and passes the certification process, it is granted the Asthma and Allergy Friendly label.
  • The product packaging is updated to display the certification label, indicating that it has been tested and certified as suitable for individuals with asthma and allergies.
  • Develop marketing materials and campaigns to raise awareness about the Asthma and Allergy Friendly label and its significance.
  • Educate consumers about the product’s features, benefits, and how it can contribute to a healthier living environment for individuals with respiratory sensitivities.
  • Provide clear information on proper product usage, maintenance, and any additional steps individuals can take to reduce allergen exposure.
  • Continuously monitor and ensure ongoing compliance with the certification program’s standards.
  • Stay updated on the latest research and developments related to asthma and allergies to make any necessary improvements to the product formulation or testing procedures.
  • Respond to customer feedback, concerns, or emerging scientific evidence to maintain the product’s effectiveness and relevance.

By following these steps, manufacturers can develop Asthma and Allergy Friendly products that provide consumers with confidence, improved respiratory health, and a safer living environment.