The Upcoming EPA Compliance Deadline for Laminated Product Producers Requires Action

In about 3 years and 4 months, on March 22, 2024, producers of laminated products made with urea-formaldehyde (UF) resins will become subject to all the requirements applicable to hardwood product producers under EPA’s rule on formaldehyde in composite wood products, 40 C.F.R. Part 770 (the Rule). KCMA members should consider taking action now to prepare for this compliance deadline. Here are four strategies to consider.