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CPA Proposes Major Changes to EPA’s Proposed Formaldehyde Emissions Regulations

Oct 17th, 2013

The Composite Panel Association (CPA) recently submitted extensive public comments criticizing EPA’s proposed formaldehyde emissions regulations, claiming it is ignoring specific Congressional directives and the established model in use by the California Air Resources Board (CARB). The proposed rules, released for public comment in May, are intended to implement the Formaldehyde Standards for Composite Wood [...]

EPA Proposes Formaldehyde-Exposure Prevention Rules

Jun 6th, 2013

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed two rules it says will help protect Americans from exposure to formaldehyde. The rules aim to ensure that composite wood products produced domestically or imported into the U.S. meet the formaldehyde-emission standards established by Congress. “The proposed regulations announced today reflect EPA’s continued efforts to protect the [...]