Yearly Archives: 2015

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New Guidelines on Vapor Intrusion from EPA

Centek Labs wants to always keep you informed with up to date news. Here is what is new in the vapor intrusion industry… The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released two new technical guides to support assessment and mitigation activities at sites where vapor intrusion is an actual or potential concern this month. “These guides [...]

By |2017-04-10T19:12:29+00:00|Vapor Intrusion|Comments Off on New Guidelines on Vapor Intrusion from EPA

Formaldehyde in Laminate Flooring – UPDATE

I want to thank everyone who has been contacting us for testing formaldehyde in the bulk and air IAQ test. The phone calls have been very informative and the results have been more than fascinating. I would like to update everybody who has done work with us on what we are hearing from engineers, consultants [...]

By |2019-01-24T15:50:40+00:00|Indoor Air Quality, Industrial Hygene, LEED, Product Testing, Vapor Intrusion|Comments Off on Formaldehyde in Laminate Flooring – UPDATE

Formaldehyde in Laminate Flooring

…Know Your Sources: You may be aware that the news has been reporting on imported laminate flooring, from China, having elevated formaldehyde concentrations. The Formaldehyde levels appear to be exceeding California Air Resources Board (CARB) criteria. Our laboratory has been analyzing formaldehyde in Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) for years under the LEED program following USGBC [...]

By |2019-01-24T15:50:41+00:00|Indoor Air Quality, Industrial Hygene, LEED, Product Testing, Uncategorized, Vapor Intrusion|Comments Off on Formaldehyde in Laminate Flooring

AIHA Indoor Environmental Quality Committee V4 Comments

AIHA Releases their comments on the IAQ V4 testing The mission of the committee is to provide a forum for exchanging ideas and information about indoor environmental quality and to participate in the development and analysis of related technological and regulatory issues. Below is the link from their paper...as always comments are always needed. https://www.aiha.org/get-involved/VolunteerGroups/Pages/Indoor-Environmental-Quality-Committee.aspx [...]

By |2017-04-10T19:05:57+00:00|LEED|Comments Off on AIHA Indoor Environmental Quality Committee V4 Comments

AIHA Indoor Environmental Quality Committee V4 Comments

AIHA Indoor Environmental Quality Committee Releases their comments on the IAQ V4 testing The mission of the committee is to provide a forum for exchanging ideas and information about indoor environmental quality and to participate in the development and analysis of related technological and regulatory issues. https://www.aiha.org/get-involved/VolunteerGroups/Pages/Indoor-Environmental-Quality-Committee.aspx

By |2017-04-10T19:06:07+00:00|Indoor Air Quality, LEED|Comments Off on AIHA Indoor Environmental Quality Committee V4 Comments