Clean Air Act Hazardous Air Pollutant List in Solvents
Definition
The definition of HAPs is given in Clean Air Act sections 112(b)(2) and (3). The original list of 189 HAPs (since reduced to 188 compounds) can be found at http://www.epa.gov/ttn/atw/orig189.html.
Rationale
CleanGredients® attempts to make use of the existing body of knowledge contained within regulatory documents, thereby also providing guidance for formulators concerned about regulatory issues.
Listing Requirements
This attribute is required if known, and all requested information must be reported if available. There are no minimal listing requirements specifically associated with the Clean Air Act Hazardous Substances list.
Data and Submission Guidance
You will need to answer the following questions regarding your product:

  • Does this solvent contain chemicals on the Clean Water Act Priority Pollutant list?
  • If yes, what percent by mass?