Resources, Guidance Materials for the Formaldehyde Emission Standards for Composite Wood Products Rule
On this page:
- Questions and answers on the final rule
- Compliance guides for small entities
- Final rule response to comments document
EPA is providing the following guidance materials on the Formaldehyde Emission Standards for Composite Wood Products final rule pursuant to Title VI of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). These materials are meant to assist consumers and regulated stakeholders in understanding the rule requirements. These resources include fact sheets, questions and answers for consumers and regulated stakeholders, webinars and small entity compliance guides. Read the Formaldehyde Emission Standards for Composite Wood Products final rule
EPA developed the following fact sheet to provide an overview of the formaldehyde emission standards final rule.
Compliance guides for small entities
EPA developed the following compliance guides for small entities, as required by the Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act of 1996. These guides are intended to assist small businesses regulated under the formaldehyde emissions standards final rule.
- Mills (panel producers)
- Fabricators and laminated product producers
- Importers, distributors and retailers
- Accreditation bodies and third-party certifiers
To support the formaldehyde rule's implementation, EPA is hosting several webinars in early 2017 that will cover the requirements of the Formaldehyde Emission Standards for Composite Wood Products final rule.
Final rule response to comments
EPA provided the following response to comments document for comments received during the proposed rule comment period. This document accompanied the issuance of the Formaldehyde Emission Standards for Composite Wood Products final rule. This is useful resource for stakeholders to help address questions that may arise regarding the final rule requirements.