Low VOC

Low VOC

Building materials and finishes that exhibit low levels of “off-gassing,” the process by which VOCs (volatile organic compounds) are released from the material, impacting health and comfort indoors and producing smog outdoors. Low or zero VOC is an attribute to look for in an environmentally preferable building material or finish.
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Procopio will address low VOC coating innovations that can help create more sustainable industrial coatings on Thursday, February 5 at 8:30 a.
These compounds are based on three innovative chemistries developed by the company: additive formulations designed for low VOC emissions; non-phthalate plasticizers, including types that generate lower VOC emissions than conventional plasticizers; and biobased plasticizers derived from renewable plant byproducts, also including versions with low VOC emissions.
At only 15 grams per square meter of vehicle body surface, the extremely low VOC emissions volume makes Aqua-tech the least polluting water-based paint system in the world.
As a result of these technical breakthroughs, Mazda's Aqua-tech achieves extremely low VOC emissions without increasing CO2 volume.
C[pounds sterling]Government regulations and consumer concerns have led to increased demand for low VOC and VOC-free paints and finishes,C[yen] said Liam Doherty, global marketing manager for Angus Chemical Company.
The preferred sustainable products and services utilized by Platinum Maintenance are the following: Biodegradable soaps and detergents, water-based Low VOC Lacquers, sealers and stains,
Addressing the need for ink technology that better meets the evolving "green" printing requirements of its customers, Kohl & Madden has launched Earth series sheetfed inks, a low VOC process set of inks with high levels of renewable raw materials such as linseed, soybean and other types of vegetable oils.
For the low VOC LRNC flux, lower board temperature resulted in lower solder bridging for Flux D.
Aqualift, a water-based, environmentally compatible, low VOC mold release agent is highlighted in a one-page bulletin.
Low Toxicity: Non-toxic stains, low VOC paints, bamboo flooring
Among the qualities that helped it earn its green interior certification are effective use of natural daylight, low VOC paint and other coatings, high levels of local and recyclable materials, installation of operable windows and the provision that 75 percent of its electricity is provided by renewable power sources.
The products are also nonbiodegradable and have low VOC emissions.

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