Presentation on theme: "Frank Toma ENVISAFE Consulting GmbH VOC in Construction Products."— Presentation transcript:
Frank Toma ENVISAFE Consulting GmbH VOC in Construction Products
EU 305/2011 EU 305/2011 ‚laying down harmonized conditions for the marketing of construction products’ became effective in June 2013 Acc. to this directive a conformity to European standards is necessary for construction product Appendix 1 defines the different issues to be checked for conformity; in Part 3 ‘Hygiene, health and the environment’ VOCs are covered
DIBt In Germany the responsibility for evaluation of Construction products is with the DiBT. They have to approve construction products (approval is documented with Ü- or CE-label). Evaluation of VOC content in construction products is based on the AgBB (Ausschuss zur gesundheitlichen Bewertung von Bauprodukten)-Scheme.
Construction Products of Interest for ESMA Floorings Wallpapers (when made of plastics; textiles and paper wallpapers are excluded) starting from 2014