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Octaform Systems Awarded NSF Certification for Drinking Water – April 2009

Octaform Systems Inc.

520 - 885 Dunsmuir Street Vancouver BC Canada V6C 1N5

T 604-408-0558 ext. 221 F 604-408-0595 Toll Free 1-888-786-OCTA (6282)

Octaform Systems Inc., North America’s leading manufacturer of finished concrete forming systems is proud to announce that it has successfully completed the requirements of the NSF Drinking Water Certification Program.

Octaform Systems Inc. has been providing the construction industry with the highest quality of finished, stay-in-place concrete forming systems since 1997. In addition, Octaform also provides pre-cast and tilt-up single side panels. All products are designed and can be engineered for today’s demanding applications including wastewater, aquaculture, agriculture tanks, vehicle washes, commercial and industrial buildings requiring a clean sanitary finish or a corrosion resistant protective covering. The project portfolio can be viewed at

Acquiring this certification allows Octaform to be used in the growing municipal water treatment facilities. In addition to water treatment plants, Octaform can be utilized in agriculture and food processing facilities that require potable water certification.

One of Octaform’s goals is to provide building products that contribute to the health and safety of our local communities.

NSF/ANSI Standard 61 – Drinking Water Treatment Components – Health Effect is certification that applies to every water contact material, product and system. This standard is required by regulation or policy in 43 of 50 US States and 11 of 13 Canadian Provinces/Territories.NSF is an international, non-profit, non-government certification organization located in Michigan and who supply health and safety based risk management services. NSF is accredited by ANSI, IAS, NELAC and OSHA in the USA and the standard Council of Canada (SCC) in Canada.

For more information, please visit or contact Helen Keohane at 604-408-0558 ext 221 or [email protected]