composite panel assn.
A general outline of the TSCA Title VI requirements applicable to manufacturers of finished products containing composite wood panels, as well as the key dates for compliance, which have only just been finalized through recent litigation.
By Jackson Morrill, CPA president
Industry groups such as the Composite Panel Assn. are taking exception to proposed changes in the Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission that implies membership in an association “taints” that group’s ability to provide a non-biased environmental claim.
The Composite Panel Assn. is among several industry groups lauding U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack for recognizing the value of existing markets for wood fiber and making clarifications in the USDA Farm Service Agency’s final rule for the Biomass Crop Assistance Program.