Monthly Archives: January 2011

EU Parliament voted for new Construction Products Regulation

On 18 Janaury 2011, EU parliament adopted a new Construction Products Regulation (CPR), superseeding Construction Products Directive 89/106/EEC (CPD). In contrast to the earlier Directive, the new regulation will become law in all EU member states immediately without having to … Continue reading

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New French regulation on VOC label now signed

New French regulation was signed on 11. Jan. 2011 regarding mandatory labelling of construction products installed indoors, floor and wall coverings, paints and lacquers with their emission classes based on emission testing, to be followed from 1. Jan. 2012. This … Continue reading

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Eurofins opens 1st VOC University at BAU 2011 show

More and more companies need volatile organic compounds (VOC) emissions testing and certification for responding to market requests. Unfortunately, there is no place where you can easily learn basic information on these issues. Therefore, Eurofins Product Testing A/S organised the … Continue reading

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Revised draft California CREL for Caprolactam

In addition to our earlier post, California OEHHA has published an errata document proposing an even lower CREL  for Caprolactam. And please note – CA Standard Section 01350 sets 1/2 CREL as limit for emissions 14 days after start of … Continue reading

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