Volatile organic compounds in consumer and commercial products

Compound emissions, coatings, aerosol, architectural, automotive refinishing products, asphalt.

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Aerosol coatings

Emission estimates, proposed Canadian measure, fact sheets, previous consultations.

Architectural coatings

Regulations with various coating in traffic surfaces and stationary structures.

Automotive refinishing products

Regulation with automotive refinishing coatings and surface cleaners, key elements, implementation.

Certain products

Personal care, automotive, household maintenance products, sealants and miscellaneous products.

Cutback asphalt and emulsified asphalt

Emissions from road construction, proposed code of practice, discussion paper.

Printing industry

Solvent based ink, cleaning products, fountain solution and environmental code of practice.

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Reach the Products Division unit regarding volatile organic compounds.

Volatile organic compounds overview

About volatile compounds, concerns, impact on human health and environment, government action.

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