SANTA BARBARA COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT
 
 

RULE 351. SURFACE COATING OF WOOD PRODUCTS.

(Adopted 8/241993, Revised 9/21/1995)

A. Applicability

This rule applies to the application of coating to, and surface preparation of, wood products.

B. Exemptions

C. Definitions D. Requirement - ROC Limits E. Requirement - Transfer Efficiency

A person shall not apply wood products coatings subject to the provisions of this rule unless the coating is applied with properly operating equipment, according to proper operating procedures, and by the use of one of the following methods:

F. Requirement - Prohibition of Specification

No person shall solicit, require for use, or specify the application of a coating on a wood product if such use or application results in a violation of the provisions of this Rule. The prohibition of this Section shall apply to all written or oral contracts under the terms of which any coating which is subject to the provisions of this Rule is to be applied to any wood product at any physical location within the District.

G. Closed Containers

All reactive organic compounds-containing materials, used or unused, including but not limited to surface coatings, thinners, cleanup solvents, or surface preparation materials shall be stored in closed containers and opened only during extraction or introduction of material for mixing, use or storage.

H. Test Methods

I. Recordkeeping
Attachment 1
 
 
 
ROC LIMITS 

less water and exempt compounds

On and After 

1/1/94

On and After 

7/1/97

On and After (1) 

7/1/99

(g/L) (lb/gal) (g/L) (lb/gal) (g/L) (lb/gal)
Clear topcoats 700 5.8 550 4.6 275 2.3
Filler 500 4.2 500 4.2 275 2.3
High-Solid Stains 

Non-glaze 

Glaze

800 6.7 700 5.8 240 2.0
700 5.8 700 5.8 240 2.0
Inks 500 4.2 500 4.2 500 4.2
Mold-Seal Coatings 750 6.3 750 6.3 750 6.3
Multi-Colored Coating 685 5.7 350 2.9  275 2.3
Pigmented Coating 700 5.8 350 2.9 275 2.3
Sealer 700 5.8 550 4.6 275 2.3
ROC LIMITS
Low-Solids Stain, Toner, or Washcoat

800

6.7

480

4.0

120

1.0


1.

r These limits will be withheld from the State Implementation Plan until their actual implementation.