Formaldehyde Test Kit

Formaldehyde Test Kit

  • $45.00

Formaldehyde is a naturally occurring organic compound and is the simplest of the aldehydes. A commonly used aqueous solution of Formaldehyde is known as Formalin. Formaldehyde is a known cancer hazard so it is of the utmost importance to follow strict safety precautions and have a properly ventilated work-space.

  • Preservative in mortuaries and medical laboratories
  • Insulation, pressed wood products, and glues

Exposure Limits

  • OSHA PEL: TWA 0.75 ppm STEL 2 ppm
  • NIOSH REL: Ca TWA 0.016 ppm C 0.1 ppm [15-minute]

Health effects

  • Probable carcinogen (nasal cancer)
  • Irritant
  • Flammable when exposed to heat or flame

 Additional Resources

Sold individually, as a pack of 5, or a pack of 10
All purchases include analysis and report from our accredited Industrial Hygiene laboratory