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- a certificate awarded by The British Board of Agrement an independant
advisory body, who can certify that a specific material, usually a new product for which a British
Standard doesn't exist, is fit for purpose. Originating in France Agrement (approval) Boards exist
throughout Europe. At present they operate to different standards, but there are currently moves
to unify them.