2008 Consumer Products Regulatory Work Group Activity

This page last reviewed on December 2, 2008

This page contains documents related to the "informal" events that pertain to the "Consumer Products Working Group for the 2008 Consumer Products Regulation Amendments." "Informal" regulatory activity refers to all activity that is NOT directly involved in the formal rulemaking process. This ongoing subject area may or may not lead to a formal rulemaking process. By clicking on an item below, you can access documents associated with the particular area of interest.


August 27, 2008
The meeting slides have been posted.  The slides are available in color or black and white.

August 22, 2008
The Meeting AgendaDraft Issues for Discussion Table, and a list of Interested Parties' Comments for the Paint Thinner and Multi-Purpose Solvent Work Group Meeting has been posted.

August 21, 2008
The meeting agenda and "Initial Staff Proposals for Categories" for the upcoming Consumer Products Workshop has been posted.

August 15, 2008
The preliminary data summaries for the 2006 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey for six categories:  Double Phase Aerosol Air Fresheners, Glass Cleaners (non-aerosol), General Purpose Cleaners (non-aerosol), General Purpose Degreasers (non-aerosol), General Purpose Degreasers (labeled not for retail sale), and Furniture Maintenance Products (aerosol) have been posted.

August 12, 2008
The Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text for amendments to the Consumer Products Regulation, that were approved by the Board at its June 26, 2008 hearing, have been posted.

August 8, 2008
The public workgroup meeting notice to discuss regulation of paint thinner and multi-purpose solvent consumer and commercial products has been posted.

August 7, 2008
The public workshop notice for the amendments to the Consumer Products Regulation has been posted.

May 9, 2008
The Initial Statement of Reasons for the Proposed Amendments to the Consumer Products Regulation (2008 Amendments) has been posted.

February 8, 2007
We have posted the notice and agenda for a March 5, 2008 public workshop for the Consumer Products Regulation Amendments to be heard at the June 2008 Board Hearing.  We have also posted the following documents:  the Proposed Amendments to the Consumer Products Regulation (regulatory language), The Draft Proposed Regulatory Categories and Definitions, and a new Table of Proposed Limits.

January 11, 2008
The revised " Staff Proposal for June 2008 Hearing" for categories to be considered in the 2008 Consumer Products Regulation Amendments has been posted.

August 23, 2007
The Initial Staff Proposal for Categories ( Mass-based and Reactivity-based), for the August 29, 2007 meeting of the 2008Consumer Products Regulation Work Group has been posted.

July 25, 2007
The first meeting notice of the Consumer Products Work Group and agenda, to be held on August 29, 2007 has been posted.

July 24, 2007
The 2006 Consumer and Commerical Products Survey, including Aerosol Coating Products (2006 Survey) has been posted.