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IWPA Concerned with EPA's Proposed Regulation of Formaldehyde

Alexandria, Virginia- The International Wood Products Association (IWPA) submitted comprehensive comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on their proposed regulation of formaldehyde in composite wood products. IWPA was concerned by many items in the proposed regulation including the lack of a de minimis exemption, the overly broad scope, the time frame for implementation, and the confidential business information that would be disclosed to the public.