Consumer Products Regulation and Test Method 310

This page last reviewed September 20, 2010


RULEMAKING TO CONSIDER PROPOSED ADOPTION OF PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO THE CALIFORNIA CONSUMER PRODUCTS REGULATIONS

(September 24, 2009)


Public Comments Received


FINAL APPROVAL / OAL ACTION

OAL approved the rulemaking and filed it with the Secretary of State on September 20, 2010. The regulation became effective on October 20, 2010. 

ADOPTED REGULATIONS AND MATERIALS SUBMITTED TO OAL

The Final Rulemaking Package was filed with OAL on August 6, 2010.  OAL has until September 20, 2010 to make a determination.

  • Final Regulation Order  ~see revised above~
  • ARB Method 310 ~ Determination of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) in Consumer Products and Reactive Organic Compounds in Aerosol Coating Products  (PDF- 170K)
    • Standard Test Method for Distillation Range of Volatile Organic Liquids (PDF- 1.52MB)
    • Standard Test Method for Vapor Pressure-Temperature Relationship and Initial Decomposition Temperature of Liquids by Isoteniscope (PDF- 936KB)
    • Standard Test Method for Boiling Range Distribution of Petroleum Fractions by Gas Chromatography (PDF- 2.86MB)
    • Standard Practice for Labeling Art Materials for Chronic Health Hazards (PDF- 987KB)
    • Standard Test Method for Determining Whether a Material Is a Liquid or a Solid (PDF- 280KB)
    • Standard Test Method for Distillation of Industrial Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Related Materials (PDF- 1.03MB)
    • Standard Test Method for Distillation of Petroleum Products at Atmospheric Pressure (PDF- 3.99MB)
    • Standard Test Method for Vapor Pressure of Liquids by Ebulliometry (PDF- 1.06MB)
  • Notice of Decision and Response to Significant Environmental Issues (PDF- 5K)



A business or person submitting a comment to a proposed regulation or proposed amendment or repeal of a regulation or any person who specifically request it has the right to request a copy of the Final Statement of Reasons (FSOR). Upon its completion, the Final Statement of Reasons (FSOR) will be available and copies may be requested from the agency contact persons, or may be obtained in electronic form from this web page.



HEARING ACTION AND SUPPLEMENTAL 15-DAY NOTICES

Posted June 28, 2010

Second Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text (PDF- 19K)
Deadline for Public Comment July 13, 2010

  • Attachment 1 ~ Modified Regulatory Language for Second 15-day Comment Period (PDF- 20K)

Additional Document Added to the Record
  • Modified Multi-purpose Solvent and Paint Thinner Product Labels (PDF- 5.03 MB)

Posted January 14, 2010

Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text (PDF- 42K)
Deadline for Public Comment January 29, 2010

  • Attachment 1 ~Modified Regulatory Language (PDF- 302K)

Posted October 19, 2009

Resolution 09-51 (PDF - 407K)

  • Attachment A: Proposed Amendments to the Regulation for Reducing Emissions from Consumer Products and Proposed Amendments to Test Method 310 (PDF - 1.95 MB)
  • Attachment B: Staff's Suggested Modifications (PDF - 35K)


PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE AND RELATED MATERIAL

Posted August 6, 2009

Notice of Public Hearing (PDF- 42K)

Staff Report: Initial Statement of Reasons (ISOR),(PDF- 1.95 MB)


INFORMAL REGULATORY ACTIVITY



Rulemaking Activity for 2009