Volatile Organic Compound Emissions from Pesticides
Regulatory Requirements for the Emission Inventory

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DPR is responsible for maintaining an emission inventory to track the VOC emissions from agricultural and commercial structural pesticide products. One of the key components in estimating emissions is determining the VOC content (emission potential) of pesticide products. DPR requires pesticide registrants (manufacturers and distributors) to provide test data on the emission potential.

Emission potential data requirement for new products

Reevaluation for field soil fumigant products

Reevaluation for emission potential data

For content questions, contact:
Edgar Vidrio
1001 I Street, P.O. Box 4015
Sacramento, CA 95812-4015
Phone: (916) 323-2778
E-mail: Edgar.Vidrio@cdpr.ca.gov