AMP’S VOC-EXEMPT STATUS
EXPANDING THE GLOBAL REACH OF VOC-EXEMPT AMINE-BASED NEUTRALIZERS
Helping formulators keep up with global demand for products low in or free of volatile organic compounds (VOCs), AMP continues to gain traction as an approved and reliable sustainable chemistry solution—having earned VOC-exempt status from some of the world’s most respected environmental governing bodies.
With AMP, paint formulators around the world wishing to reduce their environmental footprint can confidently produce low- and zero-VOC products while retaining long-standing ANGUS benefits such as improved pigment dispersion, increased gloss and scrub resistance, better color strength and enhanced biocide performance.
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U.S. EPA grants AMP VOC-exempt status
In 2015, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) revised its regulatory definition to remove AMP from being regulated as a VOC, allowing the product to support an environmentally conscious domestic market.
Environment Canada classifies AMP as VOC-exempt
After examining scientific testing conducted by the U.S. EPA, Canada’s Department of the Environment (Environment Canada) has granted VOC-exempt status to AMP.
South Korea considers AMP VOC-exempt
South Korea’s National Institute of Environment & Research (NIER) now designates AMP as VOC-exempt.