TITLE

Distributors question EPA regulations

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Chris
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Automotive Body Repair News;Dec2005, Vol. 44 Issue 12, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the impact of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) regulations on automotive refinishing business. The EPA is looking at ways to reduce emissions from the automotive refinishing process. Distributors and retailers are concerned over the impact to their customer base. The regulation of the EPA would potentially restrict paint sales to those who are not certified users. A study conducted in Pennsylvania revealed that point of sale controls do, in fact, reduce harmful emissions.
ACCESSION #
19283376

 

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