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EPA/OCSPP RIN: 2070-AK94 Publication ID: Spring 2021 
Title: ●Formaldehyde Emission Standards for Composite Wood Products; Voluntary Consensus Standards Update 
Abstract:

EPA intends to propose amendments to update the references to multiple voluntary consensus standards incorporated by reference in the formaldehyde emission standards for composite wood products regulations that have been updated, superseded, or withdrawn. In addition, EPA intends to propose an amendment that would address inspections by accrediting bodies and third-party certifiers at overseas facilities operated by firms subject to EPA's regulations.

 
Agency: Environmental Protection Agency(EPA)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: First time published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: 40 CFR 770   
Legal Authority: 15 U.S.C. 2601 et seq. Toxic Substances Control Act   
Legal Deadline:  None
Timetable:
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  08/00/2021 
Final Rule  12/00/2021 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
International Impacts: This regulatory action will be likely to have international trade and investment effects, or otherwise be of international interest.
RIN Information URL: https://www.epa.gov/formaldehyde  
Sectors Affected: 3212 Veneer, Plywood, and Engineered Wood Product Manufacturing; 321991 Manufactured Home (Mobile Home) Manufacturing; 321992 Prefabricated Wood Building Manufacturing; 336213 Motor Home Manufacturing; 336214 Travel Trailer and Camper Manufacturing; 337 Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing; 423110 Automobile and Other Motor Vehicle Merchant Wholesalers; 42321 Furniture Merchant Wholesalers; 42331 Lumber, Plywood, Millwork, and Wood Panel Merchant Wholesalers; 423390 Other Construction Material Merchant Wholesalers; 441210 Recreational Vehicle Dealers; 4421 Furniture Stores; 4441 Building Material and Supplies Dealers; 45393 Manufactured (Mobile) Home Dealers; 541330 Engineering Services; 541380 Testing Laboratories; 541611 Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services; 541990 All Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services; 561990 All Other Support Services; 813910 Business Associations; 813920 Professional Organizations 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Todd Coleman
Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Mail Code 7404T,
Washington, DC 20460
Phone:202 564-1208
Email: coleman.todd@epa.gov

Jeffrey Putt
Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW,
Washington, DC 20460
Phone:202 564-3703
Email: putt.jeffrey@epa.gov