Category Archives: VOC

Odour testing at Eurofins now accredited

Odour testing according to ISO 16000-28 is discussed in Germany by Umweltbundesamt (EPA) as a possible compulsory element of Blue Angel ecolabel for interior construction products. Several experts raise questions on the reliability of such tests, and on the validity … Continue reading

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Eurofins – the first VOC testing lab accredited for new European harmonized testing standard

In August 2013, Eurofins Product Testing A/S achieved the ISO 17025 accreditation for the new harmonized European VOC emission testing standard, CEN/TS 16516. CEN/TS 16516 will become the “mother of all VOC emissions testing standards” for construction products in Europe … Continue reading

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Eurofins VOC Testing – Now Accredited on 3 Continents

Industry needs VOC emissions chamber testing for showing compliance of product emissions of Volatile Organic Compounds with regulations, voluntary rating systems (e.g. CDPH, BIFMA, …), voluntary ecolabels (EMICODE, Blue Angel, Indoor Air Comfort, Floorscore, M1, …), and sustainable building programs … Continue reading

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LEED 2012 now out for public comment

LEED 2012 now is out for third round of public comments in the period 01 – 20 March 2012. The specifications on low VOC emissions experienced some significant changes that will be available on 01 March 2012. You can see … Continue reading

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CEN TC 351 VOC standard – validation

CEN TC 351 worked on an European VOC emission chamber testing standard. During long time it was unclear whether there would be funding available for validation of this standard. It would not have been published without such validation. End of … Continue reading

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Eurofins “Indoor Air Comfort” product certification now includes also flooring adhesives, sealants and sealings

Eurofins “Indoor Air Comfort” product certification expanded its scope to include also flooring adhesives, sealants and sealings. This allows pan-European labelling of low VOC emissions products in addition to the EMICODE label. Recognizing the high value of the EMICODE label, … Continue reading

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Eurofins Products Testing A/S – market leader in VOC emissions testing

The international presence of the Eurofins laboratories allows you to save money by having tested a product only once, following a testing protocol giving results that are accepted by a large variety of national labels. Testing is performed by Eurofins … Continue reading

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