The Knowledge Center

At Berkeley Analytical, we pride ourselves on providing exceptional customer service. We freely answer all of your questions related to test methods, test results, method requirements, acceptance criteria, and compliance opportunities—so you get the information you need to make informed decisions and take advantage of marketing opportunities. If you can’t find the information in you need in The Knowledge Center, please email or call us.

Test Methods

Summary descriptions and links for VOC emissions testing and other test methods performed by Berkeley Analytical

Self-Declared Claims

How to make self-declared environmental product claims

Certified Claims

Product environmental certification programs using Berkeley Analytical testing services

Credits by Rating System

USGBC LEED and other green building rating systems with low-emitting materials credits

Green Building Codes

CALGreen and other green building codes with low-emitting materials requirements

California Proposition 65

Prop 65 testing and product labeling requirements

Sampling Guides

Berkeley Analytical provides guidance on the collection, handling and shipping of product samples and field collected air samples for IAQ testing


White papers and technical documents authored by Berkeley Analytical on product testing and indoor air quality topics


Expert opinion on VOC emissions standards, product testing and environmental compliance topics


Definitions of terms commonly used in indoor air quality studies and product testing