Gyproc’s products are constantly being improved through our innovative measures to help obtain and maintain a high level of indoor air quality. Moreover, our Activ’airR/AirRenewR technology reduces VOCs from external sources by 70%.
To promote the consideration of emissions of total volatile organic compounds and formaldehyde, as health-related impacts, in the choice of construction products.
Determining the health-related impact of construction products with respect to indoor air quality, choosing construction products to limit the health-related impact of the building and limiting pollution due to wood treatments.
Option 2.4.1 (Determine the health-related impact of construction products with respect to indoor air quality ) &
Option 2.4.2 (Choose construction products to limit the health-related impact of the building)
Conforming to ISO 16000, GYPROC products have low ammonia, formaldehyde and other VOC emission levels close to 0. Our products have an A+ ranking according to French VOC regulations and conformity to high international standards in construction products which is below the lowest emission required by HQE International Label.
See the table below for Total VOC and Formaldehydes.
For example, Formaldehyde’s levels are reduced by 70% when using our Activ’Air® /AirRenew® solutions.
Gypsum - Indoor Air Quality Assurance
GYPROC Activ’Air products absorb formaldehyde and contribute to improved indoor air quality.
British Gypsum / Active Air – Room to Breathe
Volatile organic compounds (VOCs), like formaldehyde, are released naturally into the environment by everyday items and furnishings. They...
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See below how Gypsum Ceilings contributes to HQE scheme environmental performance for non residential building.