EPA Publishes Consensus On Formaldehyde Emission Standards For Composite Wood Products

  According to a rule published by the Federal Register, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is taking direct final action on a revision to the formaldehyde standards for composite wood products final rule, which was originally published in the Federal Register on December 12, 2016. The revision will update multiple voluntary consensus standards that have been updated, superseded, or withdrawn since publication of the notices of proposed rulemaking on June 10, 2013 and will amend an existing regulatory provision regarding the correlation of quality control test methods.

  This final rule is effective on December 11, 2017 without further notice, unless EPA receives relevant adverse comment by November 9, 2017. If EPA receives adverse comment, the Agency will publish a timely withdrawal in the Federal Register informing the public that the rule will not take effect.
 
  A list of potentially affected entities is accessible at www.regulations.gov by searching EPA-HQ-OPPT-2017-0245.
 


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