European VOC emissions testing standard EN 16516 now approved


The European harmonized emissions testing standard now was approved with huge majority in a ballot of the national CEN member organizations. Formerly published and in use as Technical Specification CEN/TS 16516, the revised version prEN 16516 contains numerous additional specifications to improve performance, repeatability and reproducibility of the chamber testing methodology.

The prEN 16516 was discussed in the different countries and received this positive vote now. After handling comments that had been sent in along with the vote in a meeting in November 2015, publication as full EN 16516 can be expected in first half of 2016.

This will help making VOC emissions testing better comparable and better accepted across Europe.

See also: www.eurofins.com/16516.

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Eurofins Product Testing A/S is the market leader world-wide for VOC emissions chamber testing, operating several hundreds of test chambers of different sizes, experienced with VOC emission chamber testing since 1989. In cooperation with Eurofins VOC testing labs in China and in Japan. Many News appear continuously that can be important for industry, authorities and associations. This Blog shows News on VOC emissions testing for regulations in Germany, France and Belgium as well as for LEED, BREEAM, Indoor air Comfort, EMICODE, Blue Angel, CDPH Section 1350 and more.
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