ICOMIA Environment Executive issues Fact Sheet on Volatile Organic Compounds


If you use any of the following products as part of your European boat building or repair business – paints, glues, sealants, resins, dilutents or cleaning products – the information contained in this fact sheet could be vital to the way you operate your facility. All these products can contain volatile organic compounds and as such come under the EU Solvent Emissions Directive. To help understand what this Directive means for the European recreational boating industry, the Fact Sheet – available to download free from the ICOMIA on-line library – helps clarify the implications of this legislation.