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As of June 3, 2011 Amendment

Table of Standards

VOC LIMITS
Grams of VOC Per Liter of Coating,
Less Water and Less Exempt Compounds

 

If you would like to print the Table of Standards click the following link:  Table of Standards (PDF-48k)

Coating Category
(click on a category to see the full list of definitions or simply roll your mouse over a category to see a pop-up definition)

Ceiling
Limit1

Current
Limit2

Effective Date

7/1/08

1/1/12

1/1/14

Bond Breakers

 

 350 

 

 

 

Clear Wood Finishes

 

 275

 

 

 

Varnish

350

 275

 

 

 

Sanding Sealers

350

 275

 

 

 

Lacquer

 

 275

 

 

 

Concrete-Curing Compounds

 

 100

 

 

 

Concrete-Curing Compounds
    For Roadways and Bridges
3

 

  350 

 

 

 

Concrete Surface Retarder

 

 250

 

 

50

Driveway Sealer

 

 100

 

50

 

Dry-Fog Coatings

 

 150

 

 

 50

Faux Finishing Coatings

 

 

 

 

Clear Topcoat

 

 350

 

 200 

100

Decorative Coatings

 

 350

 

 

 

Glazes

 

 350

 

 

 

Japan

 

 350

 

 

 

Trowel Applied Coatings

 

 350

 

150

 50 

Fire-Proofing Coatings

 

 350

 

 

150

Flats

250

 50

 50

 

 

Floor Coatings

100

  50 

 

 

 

Form Release Compound   250 100

Graphic Arts (Sign) Coatings

 

  500 

 

 

 150 

420

 100

 

 

 

High Temperature IM Coatings

 420

 

 

Non-Sacrificial Anti-Graffiti Coatings

 100

 

 

Zinc-Rich IM Primers

340

 100

 

 

 

Magnesite Cement Coatings

 

 450

 

 

 

Mastic Coatings

 

  300 

 

 

 100

Metallic Pigmented Coatings

500

 500

 

 

 150

Multi-Color Coatings

 

 250

 

 

 

Nonflat Coatings

150

  50 

 

 

 

Pre-Treatment Wash Primers

 

 420 

 

 

 

Primers, Sealers, and Undercoaters

200

  100 

 

 

 

Reactive Penetrating Sealers

 

 350

 

 

 

Recycled Coatings

 

  250 

 

 

 

Roof Coatings

250

   50 

 

 

 

Roof Coatings, Aluminum

 

 100

 

 

 

Roof Primers, Bituminous

350

  350 

 

 

 

Rust Preventative Coatings

400

  100 

 

 

 

Stone Consolidant   450      
Sacrificial Anti-Graffiti Coatings   100   50  

Shellac

 

 

 

Clear

 

  730 

 

 

 

Pigmented

 

 550

 

 

 

Specialty Primers

350

 100 

 

 

 

Stains

 

 100 

 

 

 

Stains, Interior

250

250

 

 

 

Swimming Pool Coatings

 

 

 

 

Repair

 

 340

 

 

 

Other

 

 340

 

 

 

Traffic Coatings

 

 100

 

 

 

Waterproofing Sealers

250

 100

 

 

 

WaterproofingConcrete/Masonry Sealers

400

 100

 

 

 

Wood Preservatives

 

 350

 

 

 

  1. The specified ceiling limits are applicable to products sold under the Averaging Compliance Option.

  2. The specified limits remain in effect unless revised limits are listed in subsequent columns in the Table of Standards.

  3. Does not include compounds used for curbs and gutters, sidewalks, islands, driveways and other miscellaneous concrete areas.

Table of Standards 1 (cont.)

VOC Limits

Grams of VOC Per Liter of Material
 

Coating Current
Limit
Low-Solids Coating 120

 

Table of Standards 2

VOC Limits For Colorants

Grams of VOC Per Liter of Colorant, Less Water & Exempt Compounds

Colorant Limit4
Architectural Coatings, excluding IM Coatings 50
Solvent-Based IM 600
Waterborne IM 50
  1. Effective January 1, 2014.

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This page updated: September 27, 2011
URL: http://www.aqmd.gov/prdas/Coatings/table_of_standards.htm