China to Update VOC Standards for Coatings by 2025

Under the established standards, special functional coatings are exempt from content limitation of VOCs National Technical Committee on Paints & Pigments of Standardization Administration of China is planning to revise and integrate the current seven national mandatory standards on limits of harmful substances of coatings into three by 2025. The revised standards will cover more products and introduce more advanced technical indicators, which can better guarantee the high-quality green development of the coating industry.