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European Contruction Products Directive

Health

Substances in building products

A construction worker lags a slab.

Building products (e.g. paints, varnishes, wood preservatives, woodworking materials, flooring and adhesives, wall and ceiling panelling, sealing materials, plaster, bricks, and cement) contain a great many substances that are released into indoor air, soil, or groundwater. They include organic or inorganic substances which may harm the environment or human health. read more

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The Umweltbundesamt

For our environment