CARB: Dates for formaldehyde rules won't change

Combs, Heatj E.
June 2008
Furniture/Today;6/16/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 40, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the announcement by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) that the dates for compliance with new formaldehyde emission standards will not be changed. The first round of compliance dates for manufacturers of composite panel begins on January 1, 2009, when they are required to begin recording their test data for products. Manufacturers will limit the amount of formaldehyde incorporated in furniture that use composite panels such as plywood and fiberboard.


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