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The FLEC® has been validated and used in research for many years.

Below is a publication list of journal articles, abstracts, poster or oral presentations where the FLEC or CHEMATEC’s other products have been in focus.

If you have anything that can be added to the list, we encourage you to contact CHEMATEC.

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2018

Wei, Wenjuan; Mandin, Corinne; Ramalho, Olivier

Influence of indoor environmental factors on mass transfer parameters and concentrations of semi-volatile organic compounds Journal Article

Chemosphere, 195 , pp. 223 - 235, 2018, ISSN: 0045-6535.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Emission, Mass transfer, Modeling, Partition, SVOCs

Kashyap, Durba; Agarwal, Tripti

Concentration and factors affecting the distribution of phthalates in the air and dust: A global scenario Journal Article

Science of The Total Environment, 635 , pp. 817 - 827, 2018, ISSN: 0048-9697.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: DBP, DEHP, Indoor pollution, Plasticizer, PVC

Thevenet, F; Debono, O; Rizk, M; Caron, F; Verriele, M; Locoge, N

VOC uptakes on gypsum boards: Sorption performances and impact on indoor air quality Journal Article

Building and Environment, 137 , pp. 138 - 146, 2018, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Adsorption, Building materials, Gypsum boards, Indoor air quality, VOC

Salthammer, Tunga

Data on formaldehyde sources, formaldehyde concentrations and air exchange rates in European housings Journal Article

Data in Brief, 2018, ISSN: 2352-3409.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags:

Mao, Yun-Feng; Li, Zhuo; Mu, Yu-Tong; He, Ya-Ling; Tao, Wen-Quan

Numerical investigation of SVOC mass transport in a tube by an axisymmetric lattice Boltzmann method Journal Article

Building and Environment, 128 , pp. 180 - 189, 2018, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Adsorption boundary condition, Airflow, Axisymmetric model, Lattice Boltzmann method, Semi-volatile organic compounds

2017

Pei, Jingjing; Yin, Yihui; Cao, Jianping; Sun, Yahong; Liu, Junjie; Zhang, Yinping

Time dependence of characteristic parameter for semi-volatile organic compounds (SVOCs) emitted from indoor materials Journal Article

Building and Environment, 125 , pp. 339 - 347, 2017, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Emission characteristic, Flame retardants, Indoor air quality, SVOC source, Vapor pressure

Marć, Mariusz

Problems and challenges associated with estimating the emissions of organic compounds from indoor materials Journal Article

TrAC Trends in Analytical Chemistry, 97 , pp. 297 - 308, 2017, ISSN: 0165-9936.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Emission test chambers, Emissions, Indoor materials, Passive flux samplers, Small-scale passive emission chambers

Cui, X; Mohan, B; Islam, M R; Chou, S K; Chua, K J

Investigation on a combined air treatment process for air-conditioning system Journal Article

Energy Procedia, 142 , pp. 1874 - 1879, 2017, ISSN: 1876-6102, (Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Applied Energy).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air-conditioning, Cooling load, Energy consumption, Indoor air quality

Knudsen, Sofie M; Gunnarsen, Lars; Madsen, Anne Mette

Inflammatory potential of low doses of airborne fungi from fungal infested damp and dry gypsum boards Journal Article

Building and Environment, 125 , pp. 475 - 483, 2017, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Dose-response, Granulocyte assay, HL60 cells, J-shaped, Low concentrations, TIP

Knudsen, Sofie M; Gunnarsen, Lars; Madsen, Anne Mette

Airborne fungal species associated with mouldy and non-mouldy buildings – effects of air change rates, humidity, and air velocity Journal Article

Building and Environment, 122 , pp. 161 - 170, 2017, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air change rate, Airborne fungal exposure, ERMI, Release rate, Species composition, Water damage

Cui, X; Mohan, B; Islam, M R; Chou, S K; Chua, K J

Energy saving potential of an air treatment system for improved building indoor air quality in Singapore Journal Article

Energy Procedia, 143 , pp. 283 - 288, 2017, ISSN: 1876-6102, (Leveraging Energy Technologies and Policy Options for Low Carbon Cities).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air-conditioning, Building energy consumption, Cooling load, Indoor air quality, Ventilation

Bardage, S L

6 - Performance of buildings Incollection

Jones, Dennis; Brischke, Christian (Ed.): Performance of Bio-based Building Materials, pp. 335 - 383, Woodhead Publishing, 2017, ISBN: 978-0-08-100982-6.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air quality, Building, Construction, Energy, Performance

2016

Rizk, Malak; Verriele, Marie; Mendez, Maxence; Blond, Nadège; Dusanter, Sébastien; Schoemaecker, Coralie; Blondeau, Patrice; Calvé, Stéphane Le; Locoge, Nadine

Fast sorption measurements of VOCs on building materials: Part 2 – Comparison between FLEC and CLIMPAQ methods Journal Article

Building and Environment, 99 , pp. 239 - 251, 2016, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Building materials, CLIMPAQ, FLEC, Indoor air quality, Model, Sorption

Mao, Yun-Feng; Li, Zhuo; He, Ya-Ling; Tao, Wen-Quan

CFD analysis of SVOC mass transfer in different chambers Journal Article

International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 99 , pp. 613 - 621, 2016, ISSN: 0017-9310.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: CFD, Chambers, Sorption, SVOC, Velocity field

Wu, Yaoxing; Cox, Steven S; Xu, Ying; Liang, Yirui; Won, Doyun; Liu, Xiaoyu; Clausen, Per A; Rosell, Lars; Benning, Jennifer L; Zhang, Yinping; Little, John C

A reference method for measuring emissions of SVOCs in small chambers Journal Article

Building and Environment, 95 , pp. 126 - 132, 2016, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: DEHP, Inter-laboratory study, Phthalates, Reference method, Semi-volatile organic compounds

Harb, P; Sivachandiran, L; Gaudion, V; Thevenet, F; Locoge, N

The 40m3 Innovative experimental Room for INdoor Air studies (IRINA): Development and validations Journal Article

Chemical Engineering Journal, 306 , pp. 568 - 578, 2016, ISSN: 1385-8947.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Environmental conditions, Experimental chambers, Indoor air, VOC

Lyng, Nadja Lynge; Gunnarsen, Lars; Andersen, Helle Vibeke; Kofoed-Sørensen, Vivi; Clausen, Per Axel

Measurement of PCB emissions from building surfaces using a novel portable emission test cell Journal Article

Building and Environment, 101 , pp. 77 - 84, 2016, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Building materials, emission rate, Emission test cell, Indoor air, Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), Semivolatile organic compound (SVOCs)

Rizk, M; Verriele, M; Dusanter, S; Schoemaecker, C; calve, Le S; Locoge, N

Fast sorption measurements of volatile organic compounds on building materials: Part 1 – Methodology developed for field applications Journal Article

Building and Environment, 99 , pp. 200 - 209, 2016, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Building materials, Field and laboratory emission cell (FLEC), Proton transfer reaction-mass spectrometer (PTR-MS), Sorption, VOCs

Jeon, Seunghwan; Kim, Ki-Tae; Choi, Kyungho

Migration of DEHP and DINP into dust from PVC flooring products at different surface temperature Journal Article

Science of The Total Environment, 547 , pp. 441 - 446, 2016, ISSN: 0048-9697.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Di-isononyl phthalate (DINP), Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP), Dust, Heating, Migration, Phthalates

Xiong, Jianyin; Cao, Jianping; Zhang, Yinping

Early stage C-history method: Rapid and accurate determination of the key SVOC emission or sorption parameters of indoor materials Journal Article

Building and Environment, 95 , pp. 314 - 321, 2016, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Emission, Indoor air quality, Key parameters, Semi-volatile organic compounds (SVOCs), Sorption

Noguchi, Miyuki; Yamasaki, Akihiro

Passive flux sampler measurements of emission rates of phthalates from poly(vinyl chloride) sheets Journal Article

Building and Environment, 100 , pp. 197 - 202, 2016, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: emission rate, Sampling, Semivolatile organic compounds (SVOCs)

Liu, Cong; Zhang, Yinping

Characterizing the equilibrium relationship between DEHP in PVC flooring and air using a closed-chamber SPME method Journal Article

Building and Environment, 95 , pp. 283 - 290, 2016, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Emission, Indoor air quality (IAQ), Mass transfer, Persistent organic pollutants (POPs), Semivolatile organic compound (SVOC)

Kalimeri, Krystallia K; Saraga, Dikaia E; Lazaridis, Vasileios D; Legkas, Nikolaos A; Missia, Dafni A; Tolis, Evangelos I; Bartzis, John G

Indoor air quality investigation of the school environment and estimated health risks: Two-season measurements in primary schools in Kozani, Greece Journal Article

Atmospheric Pollution Research, 7 (6), pp. 1128 - 1142, 2016, ISSN: 1309-1042.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Building material emissions, Children, exposure, Indoor air quality, School buildings, Ventilation

Rizk, M; Verriele, M; Dusanter, S; Schoemaecker, C; Calve, Le S; Locoge, N

Fast sorption measurements of volatile organic compounds on building materials: Part 1 – Methodology developed for field applications Journal Article

Data in Brief, 6 , pp. 953 - 958, 2016, ISSN: 2352-3409.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags:

Liu, Xiaoyu; Allen, Matthew R; Roache, Nancy F

Characterization of organophosphorus flame retardants’ sorption on building materials and consumer products Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 140 , pp. 333 - 341, 2016, ISSN: 1352-2310.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Material-air partition coefficient, Material-phase diffusion coefficient, Organophosphorus flame retardants, Sink, Sorption strength

Liu, Xiaoyu; Guo, Zhishi; Krebs, Kenneth A; Greenwell, Dale J; Roache, Nancy F; Stinson, Rayford A; Nardin, Joshua A; Pope, Robert H

Laboratory study of PCB transport from primary sources to settled dust Journal Article

Chemosphere, 149 , pp. 62 - 69, 2016, ISSN: 0045-6535.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Chamber testing, Dust/air partition, Dust/source partition, Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), Settled dust

2015

Li, Zhen-Xing; Zhong, Ting-Shu; Niu, Jian-Lei; Xiao, Fu; Zhang, Li-Zhi

Conjugate heat and mass transfer in a total heat exchanger with cross-corrugated triangular ducts and one-step made asymmetric membranes Journal Article

International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 84 , pp. 390 - 400, 2015, ISSN: 0017-9310.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Asymmetric membrane, Conjugate heat and mass transfer, Cross-corrugated triangular ducts, Total heat exchanger

Liang, Yirui; Caillot, Olivier; Zhang, Jianshun; Zhu, Jiping; Xu, Ying

Large-scale chamber investigation and simulation of phthalate emissions from vinyl flooring Journal Article

Building and Environment, 89 , pp. 141 - 149, 2015, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Emission, Large-scale chamber, Modeling, Phthalates, Sorption, SVOCs

Liang, Yirui; Xu, Ying

The influence of surface sorption and air flow rate on phthalate emissions from vinyl flooring: Measurement and modeling Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 103 , pp. 147 - 155, 2015, ISSN: 1352-2310.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air flow rate, Chamber test, Model, Phthalates, Surface absorption, SVOCs

Poulhet, Guillaume; Dusanter, Sébastien; Crunaire, Sabine; Locoge, Nadine; Kaluzny, Pascal; Coddeville, Patrice

Recent developments of passive samplers for measuring material emission rates: Toward simple tools to help improving indoor air quality Journal Article

Building and Environment, 93 , pp. 106 - 114, 2015, ISSN: 0360-1323, (Special Issue: Indoor pollutants, chemistry and health- Selected papers presented at Indoor Air 2014 conference in Hong Kong).

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: emission rate, Formaldehyde, Hydrocarbons, Indoor emissions, Passive flux sampler, Source apportionment

Tang, S W; Chen, E; Li, Z J; Shao, H Y

Assessment of steady state diffusion of volatile organic compounds in unsaturated building materials based on fractal diffusion model Journal Article

Building and Environment, 84 , pp. 221 - 227, 2015, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Building materials, Fractal, Pore structure, Steady state diffusion, Unsaturated, Volatile organic compounds

2014

Chen, Qun; Hu, Kang

Prediction model for SVOCs transport in the air and interactions with airborne particles Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 96 , pp. 61 - 69, 2014, ISSN: 1352-2310.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air pollution, Airborne particle, Mathematical model, Residence time, SVOCs transport

Vibenholt, Anni; Clausen, Per Axel; Wolkoff, Peder

Ozone reaction characteristics of indoor floor dust examined in the emission cell “FLEC” Journal Article

Chemosphere, 107 , pp. 230 - 239, 2014, ISSN: 0045-6535.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Aldehydes, FLEC, Floor dust, Indoor air, Ozone, Reaction rate

Schripp, Tobias; Salthammer, Tunga; Fauck, Christian; Bekö, Gabriel; Weschler, Charles J

Latex paint as a delivery vehicle for diethylphthalate and di-n-butylphthalate: Predictable boundary layer concentrations and emission rates Journal Article

Science of The Total Environment, 494-495 , pp. 299 - 305, 2014, ISSN: 0048-9697.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Boundary layer, Mass transfer coefficient, Material/air partition coefficient, Phthalates, Reference material, Test chamber

Marć, Mariusz; Namieśnik, Jacek; Zabiegała, Bożena

Small-scale passive emission chamber for screening studies on monoterpene emission flux from the surface of wood-based indoor elements Journal Article

Science of The Total Environment, 481 , pp. 35 - 46, 2014, ISSN: 0048-9697.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Emission flux, Indoor air quality, Monoterpenes, Small-scale passive emission chambers, Wood-based materials

Rauert, Cassandra; Lazarov, Borislav; Harrad, Stuart; Covaci, Adrian; Stranger, Marianne

A review of chamber experiments for determining specific emission rates and investigating migration pathways of flame retardants Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 82 , pp. 44 - 55, 2014, ISSN: 1352-2310.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Emission chamber, Flame retardants, Mass transfer to dust, Specific emission rate

Poulhet, G; Dusanter, S; Crunaire, S; Locoge, N; Gaudion, V; Merlen, C; Kaluzny, P; Coddeville, P

Investigation of formaldehyde sources in French schools using a passive flux sampler Journal Article

Building and Environment, 71 , pp. 111 - 120, 2014, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Emission rates, Formaldehyde, Indoor air, Mass balance model, Passive sampling, Public school

Madsen, Anne Mette; Tendal, Kira; Frederiksen, Margit W

Attempts to reduce exposure to fungi, β-glucan, bacteria, endotoxin and dust in vegetable greenhouses and a packaging unit Journal Article

Science of The Total Environment, 468-469 , pp. 1112 - 1121, 2014, ISSN: 0048-9697.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Bioaerosol, Cleaning, Endotoxin, Fungi, Horticulture, Occupational exposure

2013

Xiong, Jianyin; Wang, Lixin; Bai, Yuhua; Zhang, Yinping

Measuring the characteristic parameters of VOC emission from paints Journal Article

Building and Environment, 66 , pp. 65 - 71, 2013, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Characteristic parameters, Emission, Indoor air quality (IAQ), Paints, Volatile organic compounds (VOCs)

Zhang, Li-Zhi; Li, Zhen-Xing

Convective mass transfer and pressure drop correlations for cross-flow structured hollow fiber membrane bundles under low Reynolds numbers but with turbulent flow behaviors Journal Article

Journal of Membrane Science, 434 , pp. 65 - 73, 2013, ISSN: 0376-7388.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Cross flow, Hollow fiber membrane bundle, Mass transfer, Structured, Turbulent flow

Guo, Min; Pei, Xiaoqiang; Mo, Feifei; Liu, Jianlei; Shen, Xueyou

Formaldehyde concentration and its influencing factors in residential homes after decoration at Hangzhou, China Journal Article

Journal of Environmental Sciences, 25 (5), pp. 908 - 915, 2013, ISSN: 1001-0742.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Emission, factor analysis, Formaldehyde, Indoor air quality, relative humidity, temperature

Liang, Weihui; Yang, Xudong

Indoor formaldehyde in real buildings: Emission source identification, overall emission rate estimation, concentration increase and decay patterns Journal Article

Building and Environment, 69 , pp. 114 - 120, 2013, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: emission rate, Formaldehyde, Indoor air quality control, Residential building

Zhang, Li-Zhi (Ed.)

Appendix: Research Papers from Our Group on Conjugate Heat and Mass Transfer Incollection

Zhang, Li-Zhi (Ed.): Conjugate Heat and Mass Transfer in Heat Mass Exchanger Ducts, pp. 371 - 376, Academic Press, Boston, 2013, ISBN: 978-0-12-407782-9.

Links | BibTeX | Tags:

Hu, Kang; Chen, Qun; Hao, Jun-Hong

Influence of suspended particles on indoor semi-volatile organic compounds emission Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 79 , pp. 695 - 704, 2013, ISSN: 1352-2310.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Adsorption, Indoor air, Semi-volatile organic compounds, Suspended particle, Transport mechanism

2012

Harvey, Scott D; Wahl, Jon H

On-matrix derivatization for dynamic headspace sampling of nonvolatile surface residues Journal Article

Journal of Chromatography A, 1256 , pp. 58 - 66, 2012, ISSN: 0021-9673.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Chemical warfare analysis, Chemical warfare attribution signatures, Dynamic headspace sampling, In situ derivatization, On-matrix derivatization

Liu, Z; Little, J C

5 - Semivolatile organic compounds (SVOCs): phthalates and flame retardants Incollection

Pacheco-Torgal, F; Jalali, S; Fucic, A (Ed.): Toxicity of Building Materials, pp. 122 - 137, Woodhead Publishing, 2012, ISBN: 978-0-85709-122-2.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: additive, Emission, exposure, indoor, Model, PBDE, phthalate, polymer, SVOC

Marć, Mariusz; Zabiegała, Bożena; Namieśnik, Jacek

Testing and sampling devices for monitoring volatile and semi-volatile organic compounds in indoor air Journal Article

TrAC Trends in Analytical Chemistry, 32 , pp. 76 - 86, 2012, ISSN: 0165-9936.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air quality, Building material, Direct thermal desorption, emission rate, Emission test chamber, Field and laboratory emission cell, Indoor air, Passive flux sampler, Sampling device, Volatile organic compound

Schripp, Tobias; Langer, Sarka; Salthammer, Tunga

Interaction of ozone with wooden building products, treated wood samples and exotic wood species Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 54 , pp. 365 - 372, 2012, ISSN: 1352-2310.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Emission test chambers, Exotic wood emission, Ozone–terpene reaction, Ultrafine particles

Liu, Z; Little, J C

4 - Materials responsible for formaldehyde and volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions Incollection

Pacheco-Torgal, F; Jalali, S; Fucic, A (Ed.): Toxicity of Building Materials, pp. 76 - 121, Woodhead Publishing, 2012, ISBN: 978-0-85709-122-2.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Building materials, Emissions, Formaldehyde, Modeling, testing, toxicology, Volatile organic compounds

Salem, Mohamed Z M; Böhm, Martin; Srba, Jaromír; Beránková, Jitka

Evaluation of formaldehyde emission from different types of wood-based panels and flooring materials using different standard test methods Journal Article

Building and Environment, 49 , pp. 86 - 96, 2012, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Flooring panels, Formaldehyde content, Formaldehyde emission, Formaldehyde test methods, Wood-based panels

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