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PureBond Exempt From CARB Testing Requirements

EBN Apr. 2008). The PureBond products have met the requirements for no-added-formaldehyde resins, meaning that they will not need to be tested on an ongoing basis; the exemption lasts for two years.

To prove its products met the requirements, Columbia had to submit over 90 days’ worth of test results showing that at least 90% of samples emitted no more than 0.04 ppm of formaldehyde, and that no samples emitted more than 0.05 ppm. More information is available at

Published April 29, 2009

Wendt, A. (2009, April 29). PureBond Exempt From CARB Testing Requirements. Retrieved from