Testing Laboratory

Formaldehyde Emission


PFS TECO offers testing services to mills, importers, fabricators and consumers. Our laboratory in Springfield, Oregon offers the following:

  • ASTM E1333 large chamber
  • ASTM D6007 small chamber
  • ASTM D5582 and JIS A1460 desiccators
  • Evaluation of composite wood products in finished goods using the CARB deconstruction protocol
  • Emission testing of plywood, OSB, and LVL for compliance with JAS standards

Product certification

PFS TECO is a CARB and US EPA approved third-party certifier (TPC # 3). For more information about product certification to the CARB and EPA formaldehyde emission regulations, please visit our Formaldehyde Certification page.

For inquiries regarding laboratory projects contact:

Dan Hovanec — Certification Director — Building Products Division