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Comments for Formaldehyde Proposal Due May 8

May 5th, 2014

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) extended the public comment period for its formaldehyde proposal,  and a reminder to those who want to submit comments that they are due this week—May 8, 2014. The agency also hosted a public meeting in late April in Washington, D.C., to gain additional input on its June 2013 proposal, Formaldehyde Emissions […]

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 […]