Methodology for the Analysis of Volatile Organic Compounds in Emission Testing of Building Materials

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TypeTechnical Report
Physical description25 p.
SubjectGC/MS, HPLC, method detection limit, analytical methods; Volatile organic compounds
AbstractHundreds of volatile chemical compounds are emitted from building materials, having different levels of toxicity and a wide range of concentrations. Their chemical and physical properties can be very different. The chemical analysis to identify and to quantify all of them could be very complex and expensive. Therefore, an analytical methodology has to set practical and economical criteria within the scope of its application.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number19485
NPARC number20378361
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Record created2012-07-24
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