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That sweet, sweet smell…of VOCs
Monitoring VOC-emitting products in a building takes some work.

April 1, 2010

Keeping VOCs out of your building isn’t easy. First, you need to be aware of and monitor the hundreds of products that are coming in and out of your building. Second, the VOC level stamped in micro-fi ne print onto the side of a product’s packaging is nearly impossible to read — if it’s listed at all. Otherwise, you’re left searching through page after page of MSDS sheets and technical data sheets. Finally, VOCs turn up in the products you least suspect. Read more