Building materials: Emission of volatile compounds, chamber method (NT BUILD 358)

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  • Report #: NT BUILD 358
  • Approved: June 1990
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Abstract

SCOPE

This Nordtest method specifies a test procedure for determination of the emission of volatile compounds from building materials in a small, ventilated climate chamber.

FIELD OF APPLICATION

The test method is in particular intended to measure how much a building material contributes to the contamination of the air in buildings. The method is applicable for all kind of surface materials including sandwich components with a surface directly exposed to the air in the buildings.

Categories

NT Methods | Building

Nordtest

Nordtest is a trademark of Nordic cooperation in conformity assessment. The emphasis of Nordtest is to develop, promote and innovate Nordic test methods and pre-normative activity. Nordtest endeavours to remove technical barriers to trade and promotes the concept: “Approved once, accepted everywhere”.