About Us

The Scientific Equipment and Furniture Association (SEFA) is an international not-for-profit trade association whose Executive Members are among the world’s largest manufacturers of laboratory furniture and equipment.  SEFA was formed in 1988 and currently has more than165 members located in 27 countries around the globe.  

SEFA's essential purpose is to Promote the use of "LABORATORY GRADE"  furniture, fixtures and related equipment.  We believe the proper furniture and appropriate enclosures add a blanket of safety in the lab environment.  

 SAFE LABS FOR A BETTER TOMORROW!®

News

SEFA is proud to announce partnership with ACHEMA2024

SEFA and DECHEMA have entered into a cooperation agreement by which SEFA will organize a series of lectures and presentations to be made by our SEFA Member Exhibitors during the tradeshow (June 10 - 14th, 2024).  DECHEMA is providing us with a "SEFA Theatre" for this lecture series.

 Download the Schedule for the SEFA Theatre

New SEFA Standards

Congratulations to the members of the Vertical Exhausting Laminar Flow Committee (V-ELF) on the unanimous approval of their Standard.  The Committee Co-Chairs,  Pete Daniele (LM Air Technologies) and Ken Dixon (Air Control) worked closely with Paul Lemestre, PE, LEED AP (Cleanroom Engineering Design) to finalize this important standard.  Download a copy though the link below

SEFA Vertical Exhausting Laminar Flow Download

Congratulations to the SEFA 12 Committee, Co-Chaired by Edward Metzger (BioFit Engineered Products) and Kai Schuler of (Interstuhl Büromöbel GmbH & Co. KG), on the unanimous approval of SEFA 12-2022 – the first ever Laboratory Grade Seating Standard.  This document should be used and referenced when purchasing seating for use in laboratory environments.   For a limited time, we are offering a complimentary download of the SEFA 12 document through the link below.  

SEFA 12-2022 Lab Grade Seating Download

Welcome New Members

Ennead Architects 

Shanghai, China

Geeken Seating Collection Pvt., Ltd. 

Gurugram, Haryana, India

GCE Group

Fulda, Germany

G.T. Scien Co., Ltd.

Daejeon, Republic of Korea

Lamitech S.A.S.

Cartagena, Colombia

Perspectus Architecture

Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.A.

Space Plus Design Labs Pvt., Ltd. 

South City 1, Gurgaon, India

Steel Cabinets S.A. de C.V.

Toluca, Mexico

Studio Archnovate

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Tianjin Elites Laboratory Eng. Co., Ltd.

Tianjin, China

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