Charcoal Lighter Material Information
This page last reviewed September 9, 2010
The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has adopted several regulations to reduce the amount of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) that are emitted from the use of consumer products in homes and institutions. The Consumer Products Regulations are found in Title 17, California Code of Regulations, Division 3, Chapter 1, Subchapter 8.5, Articles 1 through 5, Sections 94500-94575. A charcoal lighter material (CLM) must meet specific requirements of Section 94509(h) to be sold in California.
- Compiled List of ARB Certified Charcoal Lighter Material Products (PDF - 65K)
- ARB Enforcement Division's Charcoal Lighter Material Advisory #316
- SCAQMD Rule 1174: Ignition Method Compliance Certification Protocol
For more information or to request a copy of the non-confidential portion of a company's Executive Order, please contact Judy Yee at (916) 322-9148 or Jasmine Nguyen at (916) 322-5911.