This standard is issued under the fixed designation D ; the number immediately following appropriate ASTM test methods for the determination of VOC. The goal of this analysis was to determine volatile organic components (VOCs) of the sample product SR by ASTM. D Analysis of the. ASTM D Standard Practice for Determining Volatile Organic Compound ( VOC) Content of Paints and Related Coatings.

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But only the versions that are cited in the LEED credit documents shall be applied for this purpose.

Please see a table with the different product groups and respective limit values. For details please see the credit documents. This option is mobile friendly and compatible with all devices, including mobile tablets and smart phones. Ceramic tiles, and mineral flooring without organic coating, are assumed to comply without testing. In its call minutes of January 11,it was stated under item 4. Combining values from the two systems may result in non-conformance with the standard.

The US version and the global version are operated by U. It is important to understand that no testing laboratory can be LEED approved. Distribution of the PDF is not permitted.

ASTM D/EPA Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Content of Paints and Related Coatings

Motivation for having LEED certification of a building is to achieve higher value of a building in the balance, or better sales or better rental price with sustainability as additional argument, or to promote public perception of the company operating a LEED certified building, or to promote environment and health.


It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

Demonstrating LEED compliance of a product can be an important tool in marketing strategy. The procedure is to collect points by fulfilling “credits” for proper consideration of environmental aspects e.

In that period, and until all LEED building projects have been completed, manufacturers of products will face requests whether their products comply with LEED both with respect to the old and the new version. You must have JavaScript enabled in your browser to utilize the functionality of this website.

This can be shown either by just testing in a qualified laboratory, or by certification byan asrm third party. For testing, the laboratory needs to know what type of adhesive or sealant the test is about.

ASTM D3960 – 05(2018)

Some asstm of limit values Volatiles minus water minus exempt compounds:. Motivation to show LEED compliance of a product is to show to LEED building projects that use of a specific product helps collecting points in the certification process.

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Leathership in Energy and Environmental Design

Between one and three points can be earned if astk specifications on low VOC are fulfilled partly or completely. LEEDthe US originated rating system for sustainable buildings, is requested by more and more building planners across the Globe. Between one and three points can be earned if the specifications on low VOC emissions are fulfilled partly or completely.


For testing, the laboratory needs to know what type of paint or coating the test is about. As these regulations do not include so-called exempt compounds asstm are assumed not to contribute to urban smog formationthe addition of exempt compounds to LEED compliant products is further limited: Therefore a water determination is added and all water is subtracted. While VOC emissions limits shall protect building occupants against long-term exposures, VOC content limits shall protect those applying these products, and they shall limit early exposure of occupants shortly after painting, sealing or gluing.

The PDF Download is licensed per individual in which the individual can place on up to four electronic devices for their personal use. Please note that this is the weakest requirement of any LEED program across the world.

Some of these regions apply modified versions of LEED. Here you can download an illustration. LEED projects can follow different approaches. Eurofins Product Testing is a member of U.

Products cannot be LEED certified. Besides Sstm, also water evaporates then.

In that period, and until all such buildings are finished, manufacturers of products will face requests whether their products satm with LEED both with respect to the old and the new version. And please use our LEED specific order form.

Limit values are different per product group and application.