The Scientific Equipment and Furniture Association (SEFA) is avoluntary international trade association representing members of the laboratory furniture, casework, fume hood and related equipment industry. The Association was founded to promote this rapidly expanding industry and to improve the quality, safety and timely completion of laboratory facilities in accordance with customer requirements.

SEFA members work together to establish, monitor and modify,as needed, industry-wide recommended practices in the areas of fumehoods, laboratory work surfaces, equipment and furniture installations.