EPA Sends Formaldehyde Air Rule For OMB Review

March 29, 2016
EPA has forwarded to the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review a long-delayed final air rule setting limits for formaldehyde emissions from composite wood products, with OMB receiving the final rule March 28, according to OMB's website. Congress in 2010, through an amendment to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), required EPA to incorporate a 2008 California Air Resources Board (CARB) standard into a federal rule, but EPA's effort to complete the rule has been hindered...


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