As part of its advocacy efforts, the EPDM Roofing Association
has issued updated information regarding volatile organic compound
(VOC) regulations issued by the Environmental Protection Agency in
the VOC Emissions Control Area in Richmond, Va.
The new regulations became effective Oct. 1 and will be
implemented March 1, 2014. Affected Virginia areas include Charles,
Chesterfield, Hanover, Henrico and Prince George counties as well
as the cities of Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Petersburg and
Richmond. The action extends regulations adopted for the
Fredericksburg and Northern Virginia regions in 2010.
For details about the regulations, visit the Virginia Register
of Regulations at
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