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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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2015

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

2014

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

2013

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

2012

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

2011

An, Jae-Yoon; Kim, Sumin; Kim, Hyun-Joong

Formaldehyde and TVOC emission behavior of laminate flooring by structure of laminate flooring and heating condition Journal Article

Journal of Hazardous Materials, 187 (1), pp. 44 - 51, 2011, ISSN: 0304-3894.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air circulation system, Floor heating system, Formaldehyde, Laminate flooring, VOCs

2010

Kim, Ki-Wook; Kim, Sumin; Kim, Hyun-Joong; Park, Jin Chul

Formaldehyde and TVOC emission behaviors according to finishing treatment with surface materials using 20L chamber and FLEC Journal Article

Journal of Hazardous Materials, 177 (1), pp. 90 - 94, 2010, ISSN: 0304-3894.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Field and laboratory emission cell (FLEC), Formaldehyde, Small chamber, Surface materials, Total volatile organic compound

Kim, Sumin

Control of formaldehyde and TVOC emission from wood-based flooring composites at various manufacturing processes by surface finishing Journal Article

Journal of Hazardous Materials, 176 (1), pp. 14 - 19, 2010, ISSN: 0304-3894.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Engineered flooring, FLEC, Formaldehyde, Laminate flooring, VOCs

An, Jae-Yoon; Kim, Sumin; Kim, Hyun-Joong; Seo, Janghoo

Emission behavior of formaldehyde and TVOC from engineered flooring in under heating and air circulation systems Journal Article

Building and Environment, 45 (8), pp. 1826 - 1833, 2010, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air circulation system, Engineered flooring, Floor heating system, Formaldehyde, VOCs

Kim, Sumin; Choi, Yoon-Ki; Park, Kyung-Won; Kim, Jeong Tai

Test methods and reduction of organic pollutant compound emissions from wood-based building and furniture materials Journal Article

Bioresource Technology, 101 (16), pp. 6562 - 6568, 2010, ISSN: 0960-8524.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Emission reduction, Environmental chamber test, Formaldehyde, VOCs, Wood-based panel

Yamashita, Shohei; Kume, Kazunari; Horiike, Toshiyuki; Honma, Nobuyuki; Fusaya, Masahiro; Ohura, Takeshi; Amagai, Takashi

A simple method for screening emission sources of carbonyl compounds in indoor air Journal Article

Journal of Hazardous Materials, 178 (1), pp. 370 - 376, 2010, ISSN: 0304-3894.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Carbonyl compound, Emission source, Flux sampler, Formaldehyde, Indoor environment

2009

Shinohara, Naohide; Kai, Yuya; Mizukoshi, Atsushi; Fujii, Minoru; Kumagai, Kazukiyo; Okuizumi, Yumiko; Jona, Miki; Yanagisawa, Yukio

On-site passive flux sampler measurement of emission rates of carbonyls and VOCs from multiple indoor sources Journal Article

Building and Environment, 44 (5), pp. 859 - 863, 2009, ISSN: 0360-1323.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Air exchange rates, Boundary layer, Building material, Emission rates, Emission source, Flux, Formaldehyde, Toluene

Kim, Sumin

Environment-friendly adhesives for surface bonding of wood-based flooring using natural tannin to reduce formaldehyde and TVOC emission Journal Article

Bioresource Technology, 100 (2), pp. 744 - 748, 2009, ISSN: 0960-8524.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Environment-friendly adhesive, Formaldehyde, Natural tannin, TVOC, Wood-based flooring

2007

Uchiyama, Shigehisa; Matsushima, Erica; Kitao, Nahoko; Tokunaga, Hiroshi; Ando, Masanori; Otsubo, Yasufumi

Effect of natural compounds on reducing formaldehyde emission from plywood Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 41 (38), pp. 8825 - 8830, 2007, ISSN: 1352-2310.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Emission control, Formaldehyde, Indoor air, Natural compounds, Urea

Järnström, H; Saarela, K; Kalliokoski, P; Pasanen, A -L

Reference values for structure emissions measured on site in new residential buildings in Finland Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 41 (11), pp. 2290 - 2302, 2007, ISSN: 1352-2310.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Ammonia, Formaldehyde, Material emission, Reference value, VOC

Shinohara, Naohide; Fujii, Minoru; Yamasaki, Akihiro; Yanagisawa, Yukio

Passive flux sampler for measurement of formaldehyde emission rates Journal Article

Atmospheric Environment, 41 (19), pp. 4018 - 4028, 2007, ISSN: 1352-2310.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Boundary layer, Emission source, Flux, Formaldehyde, Passive sampler, Rate-limiting process