New version of German MVV TB


On 17th January 2022, a new version of German MVV TB (Muster-Verwaltungsvorschrift Technische Baubestimmungen) 2021/1, was published. This version includes a new list of NIK values in the Annex 8. Annex 8 describes the requirements for construction works with regard to Health protection. The new list of NIK values/target compounds can be consulted in the Appendix 2 (of Annex 8).

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As a recognized DIBt test laboratory, Normec Product Testing offers VOC emissions testing according to the German requirements. Normec Product Testing is a an ISO/IEC 17025 accredited laboratory which scope explicitly includes all major EU and US test protocols.

About Normec Product Testing

The Belgian laboratory Servaco was acquired by Normec in 2018 and, together with VITO, provides global compliance reports for all relevant product emission test requirements.

Our services

  • Full range of product emission tests, as well as indoor air analysis and assessment. Our experts offer an integrated approach to product emission testing, product content testing, product odor testing, exposure modelling, Indoor Air Quality testing, Life Cycle Assessments en Environmental Product Declarations.
  • Performance tests for evaluating the reduction capacity of building materials and coatings for volatile organic compounds and formaldehyde.
  • Supporting companies in their product development and obtaining the necessary labels and certificates. A unique portfolio of global accreditations and certifications, enabling us to offer combined EU and US testing programs. Each test program and report is customized. Together with the customer, we determine the best and most cost-effective approach.
  • A broad range of tests. View our accreditations and recognitions.

With a Normec Product Testing report, you as a manufacturer of construction and other materials have access to the entire European and American market.


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