Court Orders New Formaldehyde Compliance Date for Composite Wood Products Industry

On 13 March 2018, the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, issued an order addressing the litigation over the 12 December 2018, compliance date for the formaldehyde standards for composite wood products. Pursuant to this order, regulated composite wood panels and finished products containing such composite wood panels must be certified and labelled as compliant with either TSCA Title VI or CARB by 1 June 2018. After 22 March 2019, all products must comply with TSCA Title VI’s labelling and certification requirements.

National Law Review, 28 March 2018 ;