Formaldehyde analysis kit

Private customer

110,00 TTC

  • You are inconvenienced during renovation work in your home, a change of furniture or a move into a new home: check and quantify the concentration of formaldehyde present in your indoor air.

Why search for formaldehyde in my indoor air?

  • The quality of the air we breathe is essential because it can have consequences: discomfort, development of allergies, asthma or dangerous diseases.
  • Formaldehyde has been classified as a definite carcinogen since June 2004 by IARC (International Agency for Research on Cancer). This molecule is present in a large number of commonly used products: insulating foams, lacquers, glues, varnishes, inks, resins, paper, household products … Most agglomerated wood and plywood contain them. It is also used in textiles as well as in home fragrances.
  • You are inconvenienced during renovation work in your home, a change of furniture or a move into a new home: check and quantify the concentration of formaldehyde present in your indoor air.

Analized parameter

Formaldehyde

Regulation related to Volatile Organic Compounds emitted into the air

French regulations set a guideline value of 30 μg / m3 as an annual average for long-term exposure.

Decree n ° 2011-1727 of 02 December 2011 relating to the guide values for indoor air for formaldehyde and benzene in establishments receiving public (ERP).

For more information, please visit the ANSES website

 

The contents of the kit

A complete turnkey kit will be provided. It contains :

  • 1 tube with grid support – formaldehyde
  • 1 triangular support formaldehyde (blue)
  • 1 diffusive body formaldehyde (blue)
  • 1 ice cream (to be frozen at least the day before sampling)
  • 1 procedure for installation and sampling
  • 1 prepaid return shipping slip

How to take my sample?

The collection of your indoor air is an important operation that requires special care.

Non-compliance with sampling procedures may alter the results of the analysis and distort the interpretation.

Follow the sampling procedure (instructions provided in the kit) and send us your samples for an analysis of your indoor air in our laboratory.

Delivery by our carrier is offered

Your analysis results

Results sent by email within 21 working days after receipt of samples