Furniture and building materials can emit various kinds of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) that have an impact on indoor air quality and can be harmful to human health. Many countries have established mandatory or voluntary rating systems to control emissions of VOCs, formaldehyde, and other hazardous substances in construction and furnishing materials.
TÜV Rheinland provides independent test marks that serve as proof of your products’ compliance with all of the relevant regulations and standards (EN717-1, ASTM D6007-02, ISO 16000-3,6,9,11,BIFMA X7.1-2007, and M7.1-2007). Our highly experienced team offers you the knowledge, direction, and security you need to gain access to international markets.
With VOC and formaldehyde emission testing services from TÜV Rheinland, you:
Our emission testing services include the following:
Emissions testing for formaldehyde and VOCs involves the following five steps:
Our formaldehyde and VOC emission tests comply with the following international test marks and seals of approval:
In addition to actual emission testing services, TÜV Rheinland offers services for internal training and consulting. We can also explain relevant regulations, testing standards, and assessment methods.
The types of products TÜV Rheinland tests for formaldehyde and VOC emissions include: