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The Volatile Organic Compounds in Paints, Varnishes and Vehicle Refinishing Products Regulations 2005

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Citation, commencement and extent

  3. 2.Definitions

  4. 3.Scope

  5. 4.Limitations on marketing paints and varnishes and vehicle refinishing products

  6. 5.Labelling

  7. 6.Designation of competent authority

  8. 7.Monitoring and enforcement

  9. 8.Offences

  10. 9.Amendment to the Pollution Prevention and Control (England and Wales) Regulations 2000

  11. 10.Transitional provisions

  12. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE 1

      1. 1.(1) For the purposes of these Regulations, “paints and varnishes”...

      2. 2.(1) For the purposes of these Regulations, “vehicle refinishing products”...

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      A. MAXIMUM VOC CONTENT LIMIT VALUES FOR PAINTS AND VARNISHES

      1. (*)“solvent-borne coatings (SB)” means coatings the viscosity of which is...

      2. “water-borne coatings (WB)” means coatings the viscosity of which is...

      3. where “coatings” has the meaning defined in paragraph 3 of...

      4. (**) g/l ready to use

      5. B. MAXIMUM VOC CONTENT LIMIT VALUES FOR VEHICLE REFINISHING PRODUCTS

        1. (*) g/l of ready for use product. Except for subcategory...

    3. SCHEDULE 3

      METHODS REFERRED TO IN REGULATION 3(3)

    4. SCHEDULE 4

      ENFORCEMENT POWERS AND RELATED OFFENCES IN NORTHERN IRELAND

      1. PART 1 POWERS OF ENTRY

        1. 1.An authorised person may, on production (if so required) of...

        2. 2.The powers of an authorised person are—

        3. 3.The powers which under paragraphs 1 and 2 are conferred...

        4. 4.In any case where it is proposed to enter any...

        5. 5.No answer given by a person in pursuance of a...

        6. 6.Nothing in this Part shall be taken to compel the...

        7. 7.Nothing in section 98 of the Local Government Act (Northern...

      2. PART II OFFENCES

        1. 8.It is an offence for a person intentionally to obstruct...

        2. 9.It is an offence for a person, without reasonable excuse—...

        3. 10.A person guilty of an offence under paragraph 8 or...

      3. PART III DEFINITIONS

        1. 11.In this Schedule— “authorised person” means a person who is...

  13. Explanatory Note

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