Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Air Pollution Control Board
Consumer and Commercial Products Regulation [9 VAC 5 ‑ 45]
Consumer and Commercial Products (Rev. J07)
Action 2500
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of the proposed action is to adopt new and revised standards for the control of volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions from certain consumer and commercial products within the Northern Virginia and Fredericksburg VOC Emissions Control Areas and to extend applicability of some of those standards to the Richmond VOC Emissions Control Area. This action is being taken to allow Virginia to meet its obligation to implement control measures in areas designated as nonattainment under the 8-hour ozone standard and to implement contingency measures within former nonattainment areas that have been redesignated as ozone maintenance areas.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 9 VAC 5-45 Consumer and Commercial Products Regulation Amend Existing Regulation
Other chapters
  9 VAC 5 - 20 General Provisions Amend Existing Regulation
  9 VAC 5 - 40 Existing Stationary Sources Amend Existing Regulation
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [001111]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
4363 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 02/06/2008.
5207 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 02/19/2010.
5678 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/01/2013.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Gary Graham 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4103    FAX: (804)698-4510    TDD: ()-