2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey

This page last reviewed January 28, 2015

The 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) is conducting a mandatory 2013 Survey for Consumer and Commercial Products. In this Survey, ARB staff is gathering data about Consumer and Commercial products that were sold or supplied for use in California during calendar years 2013-2015.


ACTIVITIES

February 4, 2015:  

Staff plan to have a webinar to provide a forum for responding to any questions related to the 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey.

  • When: Wednesday, February 4, 2015 @ 10:00am - 1:00pm PST
  • Registration: GoToMeeting
  • Webinar Presentation - Coming Soon


January 8, 2015:  

Some materials have been updated for the 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey.

  1. Survey Letter with Timeline Enclosure
  2. FAQ Document
  3. Summary Questions and Staff Responses
  4. Example of completed CPRT Import Template

Tutorial Modules

ARB staff has developed video modules to assist users with the 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey completion.

  1. Playlist for ALL Videos
  2. Module 1: Overview/Setup/Maintenance
  3. Module 2: CPRT Responsible Party/Formulator/Fragrance Formulator
  4. Module 3: Product Grouping
  5. Module 4: Product Information (Interactive data entry)
  6. Module 5: Product Information (Import template)
  7. Module 6: Product Formulations (Interactive data entry)
  8. Module 7: Product Formulations (Import template)
  9. Module 8: Review data/Check data/Data certification/generation of *csv. files and transfer to formulators
  10. Module 9: CPRTF

Consumer Products Reporting Tool

  1. Consumer Products Reporting Tool (CPRT) version 1.03 (32-Bit) / (64-Bit)

    *Note: Please use "Save" or "Save As" to download the tool prior to opening.

  2. CPRT Import Template
  3. Summary of updates for CPRT version 1.03 and CPRTF version 1.01
  4. Summary of CPRT Updates version 1.02
  5. Summary of CPRT Updates version 1.01
  6. Restoring data from a previous version of the CPRT (version 1.0, version 1.01, or version 1.02)
  7. Use of non-Alphanumeric Characters (Special Characters) in the Import Templates
  8. Additional Instructions for Importing Data into the CPRT and CPRTF

Consumer Products Reporting Tool For Formulators

  1. Consumer Products Reporting Tool For Formulators (CPRTF) (32-Bit) / (64-Bit)

    *Note: Please use "Save" or "Save As" to download the tool prior to opening.

  1. CPRTF Formulator Import Template

 Instructions and Appendices

  1. Summary of CPRT and CPRTF Instructions Updates and Clarifications
  2. Survey Instructions with Appendices (Complete File)
    1. Survey Instructions
    2. Appendices:
      1. List of Survey Categories
      2. List of 2012 NAICS Codes
      3. List of Chemical Compounds (.XLS) (PDF)
      4. LVP-VOC, Inorganic, and Group Total Ingredients to Report
      5. List of Hydrocarbon Solvent Bins
      6. Instructions for Downloading Microsoft Access Runtime
      7. Consumer Product Definitions
      8. Conversion Tables
      9. U.S. Resident Population
      10. Air Freshener Reporting

  1. Survey Instructions For Formulators


December 31, 2014:  

The 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey Upload Portal is now available.

Please Note: Registration is the last step prior to uploading completed survey data from the reporting tools (CPRT and CPRTF)

  1. 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey Upload Portal
  2. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: The Consumer Products Survey and Architectural Coatings Survey Upload Portal is compatible with the following internet browsers:
    • Internet Explorer 10 or higher
    • Chrome version 39.0.21.71.95m or higher
    • Firefox 32.0 or higher
    • Safari 8 or higher
  3. 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey Upload Portal Instructions

December 22, 2014:  

New materials have been updated for the 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey.

  1. FAQ Document

Tutorial Modules

ARB staff has developed video modules to assist users with the 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey completion.

  1. Playlist for ALL Videos
  2. Module 1: Overview/Setup/Maintenance
  3. Module 2: CPRT Responsible Party/Formulator/Fragrance Formulator
  4. Module 3: Product Grouping
  5. Module 4: Product Information (Interactive data entry)
  6. Module 5: Product Information (Import template)
  7. Module 6: Product Formulations (Interactive data entry)
  8. Module 7: Product Formulations (Import template)
  9. Module 8: Review data/Check data/Data certification/generation of *csv. files and transfer to formulators
  10. Module 9: CPRTF

Consumer Products Reporting Tool

  1. Consumer Products Reporting Tool (CPRT) version 1.02 (32-Bit) / (64-Bit)

    *Note: Please use "Save" or "Save As" to download the tool prior to opening.

  2. CPRT Import Template
  3. Summary of CPRT Updates version 1.02
  4. Summary of CPRT Updates version 1.01
  5. Restoring data from a previous version of the CPRT (version 1.0 or version 1.01)
  6. Use of non-Alphanumeric Characters (Special Characters) in the Import Templates

Consumer Products Reporting Tool For Formulators

  1. Consumer Products Reporting Tool For Formulators (CPRTF) (32-Bit) / (64-Bit)

    *Note: Please use "Save" or "Save As" to download the tool prior to opening.

  1. CPRTF Formulator Import Template

Instructions and Appendices

  1. Summary of CPRT and CPRTF Instructions Updates and Clarifications
  2. Survey Instructions with Appendices (Complete File)
    1. Survey Instructions
    2. Appendices:
      1. List of Survey Categories
      2. List of 2012 NAICS Codes
      3. List of Chemical Compounds (.XLS) (PDF)
      4. LVP-VOC, Inorganic, and Group Total Ingredients to Report
      5. List of Hydrocarbon Solvent Bins
      6. Instructions for Downloading Microsoft Access Runtime
      7. Consumer Product Definitions
      8. Conversion Tables
      9. U.S. Resident Population
      10. Air Freshener Reporting

  1. Survey Instructions For Formulators

December 15, 2014:  

Staff plan to have a webinar to provide a forum for responding to any questions related to the 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey.

  • When: Monday, December 15, 2014 @ 10:00am - 1:00pm PST
  • Registration: GoToMeeting
  • Webinar Presentation


November 13, 2014:  

Staff has posted additional materials for the 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey.

  1. Summary Questions and Staff Responses

  2. Example of completed CPRT Import Template

October 15, 2014:  

Staff plan to have a webinar to provide a forum for responding to any questions related to the 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey.

  • When: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 @ 10:00am - 1:00pm PST
  • Registration: GoToMeeting
  • Webinar Presentation


October 14, 2014:  

Some materials have been updated for the 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey.

  1. FAQ Document

Consumer Products Reporting Tool

  1. Consumer Products Reporting Tool (CPRT) version 1.01 (32-Bit) / (64-Bit)

    *Note: Please use "Save" or "Save As" to download the tool prior to opening.

  2. CPRT Import Template
  3. Summary of CPRT updates
  4. Restoring data from a previous version of the CPRT (version 1.0)

Consumer Products Reporting Tool For Formulators

  1. Consumer Products Reporting Tool For Formulators (CPRTF) (32-Bit) / (64-Bit)

    *Note: Please use "Save" or "Save As" to download the tool prior to opening.

  1. CPRTF Formulator Import Template

 Instructions and Appendices

  1. Summary of CPRT and CPRTF Instructions Updates and Clarifications
  2. Survey Instructions with Appendices (Complete File)
    1. Survey Instructions
    2. Appendices:
      1. List of Survey Categories
      2. List of 2012 NAICS Codes
      3. List of Chemical Compounds (.XLS) (PDF)
      4. LVP-VOC, Inorganic, and Group Total Ingredients to Report
      5. List of Hydrocarbon Solvent Bins
      6. Instructions for Downloading Microsoft Access Runtime
      7. Consumer Product Definitions
      8. Conversion Tables
      9. U.S. Resident Population
      10. Air Freshener Reporting

  1. Survey Instructions For Formulators

September 2, 2014:  

Updated CPRTF files posted September 19,2014
Materials have been posted for the 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey.

  1. FAQ document

Consumer Products Reporting Tool

  1. Consumer Product Reporting Tool (CPRT)(32-Bit) / (64-Bit)

    *Note: Please use "Save" or "Save As" to download the tool prior to opening.

  2. CPRT Import Template

Consumer Products Reporting Tool For Formulators

  1. Consumer Product Reporting Tool For Formulators (CPRTF (32-Bit) / (64-Bit)

    *Note: Please use "Save" or "Save As" to download the tool prior to opening.

  1. CPRTF Formulator Import Template

 Instructions and Appendices

  1. Survey Instructions with Appendices (Complete File)
    1. Survey Instructions
    2. Appendices:
      1. List of Survey Categories
      2. List of 2012 NAICS Codes
      3. List of Chemical Compounds (.XLS) (PDF)
      4. List of LVP-VOCs
      5. List of Hydrocarbon Solvent Bins
      6. Instructions for Downloading Microsoft Access Runtime
      7. Definitions of Product Categories
      8. Conversion Tables
      9. U.S. Resident Population
      10. Air Freshener Reporting

  1. Survey Instructions For Formulators

July 22, 2014:  

Staff has posted webinar registration information for the Consumer Products Reporting Tool Beta Test.

July 10, 2014:  

Additional materials have been posted for the 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey.

  1. Survey Letter with Timeline Enclosure

  2. FAQ Document

  3. Consumer Product Reporting Tool (CPRT) - Beta Test Version (Beta Test Period is closed.)
    1. CPRT Import Template

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  1. Draft Survey Instructions with Appendices (Complete File)
    1. Survey Instructions
    2. Appendices:
      1. Confidential Information Disclaimer
      2. List of Survey Product Categories
      3. List of 2012 NAICS Codes
      4. List of Chemical Compounds (.XLS) (PDF)
      5. List of Hydrocarbon Solvent Bins
      6. Instructions for Downloading Microsoft Access Runtime
      7. Definitions of Product Categories
      8. Conversion Tables
      9. U.S. Resident Population
      10. Air Freshener Reporting

May 21, 2014:  

The Notice for the Public Workshop on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, to discuss the Draft 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey and survey product categories has been posted.

Supporting Documentation



Contact:

For General Information or further assistance, contact Consumer Products Help



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