Monthly Archives: December 2015

Revision of BREEAM certification of sustainable buildings

A draft BREEAM International New Construction 2016 document is out for public comment until 1 February 2016. The methodology for assessing emissions from products has undergone a basic revision, see “Hea 02”. For more details on VOC emissions in BREEAM, … Continue reading

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A regulation of VOC emissions from construction products was proposed now for Sweden

The Swedish Chemical Agency, Kemikalieinspektionen, had received the task to investigate a Swedish regulation limiting the VOC emissions from construction products. A report was published in 2015. It proposes a regulation specifying that all products used at interior floors, walls … Continue reading

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