Clearwater, FL – (Feb 24, 2016) – In response to concerns over increased formaldehyde (HCHO) levels in homes and businesses, Building Health Check, LLC, has produced a “How to” video (click link) to help customers better understand the process of sample collection. The video provides a simplified approach for DIY testing for formaldehyde.
Monitoring for Formaldehyde:
Formaldehyde can be found in a number of products, including: particleboard, plywood, paneling, pressed-wood products, urea formaldehyde foam insulation, some synthetic fabrics (especially permanent press), shampoos, cigarette smoke, fuel burning appliances, kerosene space heaters, and some cosmetics.
How can I measure Formaldehyde?
Vapor monitor badges, such as the Formaldehyde Screen Check (FOSC), have been used for over 25 years to test for the presence of formaldehyde by the VA, The Armed Forces, health care facilities, and some of the largest industrial corporations throughout the world.
The FOSCs can be used to measure personal exposure or room exposure in homes, businesses or industry. It is:
- Easy to use and inexpensive
- Data-validated for accuracy
- Analyzed by an accredited laboratory
Customers receive a written lab report of their sample results.
Where can I purchase the FOCS?
The FOCS can be purchased at www.IndoorAirTest.com or a number of online distributors such as: Grainger, Allergy Buyers Club, Sears, Wal-Mart, Ferguson Supply, IndoorAirTest.com and others.
Who Should Use the FOSC?
- Real Estate Professionals
- Insurance Claim Adjusters
- Industrial Hygienists
- HVAC Engineers
- Building Managers
- Facility Managers
- Facility Operators
- Government Officials
- County, City and State Officials
- Building Maintenance Supervisors
- Test and Balance Professionals
- School and Plant Operators
- Hospital Engineers
Additional IAQ Screen Check products include: E-Coli Screen Check, Mold Screen Check, Allergen Screen Check, Fiberglass Screen Check, Dust Mite Screen Check, Organic Vapor Screen, FAST Screen Check, Bacteria Screen Check, Mycotoxin Screen Check, Legionella Screen Check, among others.
Building Health Check sets the industry standard for IAQ DIY test kits, thermography and IAQ testing equipment.
The company’s expanding client roster includes: Hunter Fans, WW Grainger, Progressive Insurance, USACE, Southern California Schools JPA, VA Medical Center, Broward General Healthcare, General Services Administration (GSA); Allstate Insurance; Carrier Air Conditioning; and, CB Richard Ellis and many other Fortune 500 companies, school boards, and city, state, and county governments, making Building Health Check, LLC the reliable industry leader in DIY IAQ testing.
Building Health Check has affiliations through EDLab, Ad Chem, among others.
For more information on Building Health Check, LLC or EDLab please contact JoAnn Phifer at (800) 422-7873 303 or visit www.indoorairtest.com
About Pure Air Control Services:
Pure Air Control Services was founded in 1984 by President and CEO, Alan Wozniak. What began as a small mechanical contracting business has grown into an award winning, industry leading indoor air quality (IAQ) service company serving Fortune 500 corporations, school boards, county, city, state and federal governments and consumers across the US. The firm has serviced over 600 million square feet of indoor environments in over 10,000 facilities.
Pure Air Control Services’ nationally performed services include: Building Sciences Evaluation; Building Health Check; EDLab an Environmental Microbiology Laboratory; Environmental Project Management; and Duct Cleaning & Mold Remediation Services, among other indoor environmental services.
The company’s expanding client roster includes the General Services Administration (GSA); Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Allstate Insurance; Carrier Air Conditioning; Naval Air Warfare Center, Orlando; and Naval Air Station – King’s Bay, Georgia, and many other Fortune 500 companies, school boards, and city, state, and county governments, making Pure Air a reliable industry leader.
For more information on the Pure Air Control Services IAQ product/service offerings call 1-800-422-7873 and ask for Alan Wozniak ext. 802