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What is the level of VOC outgassing from vinyl floor clic planks, please?

How do I find out what level of VOCs are emitted by vinyl clic flooring? And is there a standard to measure this?

Asked by marsha merory
Posted Mon, 05/05/2014 - 01:24
Edited Tue, 05/13/2014 - 06:27

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Marsha,
Here are links to two articles with information related to your questions:

Healthy Home Basics - Vinyl Flooring

Green Affordable Housing: Flooring

Most green building experts advise against the use of vinyl flooring; for more information on this topic, see Vinyl Windows and Vinyl Siding.

Answered by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Posted Tue, 05/13/2014 - 06:23
Edited Tue, 05/13/2014 - 06:25.

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