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August 26, 2016 15:16:45 -- List Name: arbcombo
  *UPDATED LINK* for Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text Small Containers of Automotive Refrigerant Regulation
  The California Air Resources Board has posted the 15-day Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text for the Regulation for Small Containers of Automotive Refrigerant.

August 26, 2016 14:13:05 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text - Proposed Amendments to the Small Containers Of Automotive Refrigerant Regulation
  The California Air Resources Board has posted the 15-day Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text for the Regulation for Small Containers of Automotive Refrigerant.

August 26, 2016 12:16:51 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 26, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 26, 2016.

August 25, 2016 15:09:15 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 25, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 25, 2016.

August 25, 2016 12:16:59 -- List Name: dms
  Screening Test Of Highway Motorcycles And Off-Highway Recreational Vehicles.
  Screening Test Of Highway Motorcycles And Off-Highway Recreational Vehicles.

August 24, 2016 15:06:21 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 24, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 24, 2016.

August 24, 2016 12:44:49 -- List Name: portable
  September 2016 Workshops to Discuss Proposed Changes to the Portable Engine ATCM and the PERP Regulation
  Air Resources Board (ARB) staff invites you to participate in a series of public workshops held in September 2016 to discuss proposed changes to the Airborne Toxic Control Measure for Diesel Particulate Matter from Portable Engines Rated at 50 Horsepower and Greater (ATCM) and to the Statewide Portable Equipment Registration Program (PERP) Regulation.

August 24, 2016 11:51:19 -- List Name: omb
  Attention transport refrigeration unit owners! The August 31st purchase order deadline is August 31st!
  Order compliance technology now for your 2009 transport refrigeration units (TRU) to beat the purchase order deadlines.

August 24, 2016 10:40:51 -- List Name: chrome
  Advisory for Chrome Plating and Anodizing Facilities using Chemical Fume Suppressants
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has issued an advisory regarding the use of chemical fume suppressants containing perfluorinated octane sulfonate (PFOS).

August 24, 2016 10:27:48 -- List Name: tru
  Attention transport refrigeration unit owners! The August 31st purchase order deadline is August 31st!
  Order compliance technology now for your 2009 transport refrigeration units (TRU) to beat the purchase order deadlines.

August 24, 2016 10:21:38 -- List Name: hdim
  PRESENTATION POSTED FOR AUGUST 25TH AND SEPTEMBER 9TH WORKSHOPS ON POTENTIAL CHANGES TO HDVIP/PSIP
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted a slide presentation that will be discussed at the August 25, 2016, public workshop on potential regulatory changes to the ARB s Heavy-Duty Vehicle Inspection Program (HDVIP) and the Periodic Smoke Inspection Program (PSIP), and on plans to develop a comprehensive inspection and maintenance (I/M) program for heavy-duty (HD) vehicles with a gross vehicle weight rating over 14,000 pounds for implementation in the post-2020 timeframe.

August 24, 2016 09:32:32 -- List Name: arbcombo
  PRESENTATION POSTED FOR AUGUST 25TH AND SEPTEMBER 9TH WORKSHOPS ON POTENTIAL CHANGES TO HDVIP/PSIP
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted a slide presentation that will be discussed at the August 25, 2016, public workshop on potential regulatory changes to the ARB s Heavy-Duty Vehicle Inspection Program (HDVIP) and the Periodic Smoke Inspection Program (PSIP), and on plans to develop a comprehensive inspection and maintenance (I/M) program for heavy-duty (HD) vehicles with a gross vehicle weight rating over 14,000 pounds for implementation in the post-2020 timeframe.

August 24, 2016 08:57:27 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Tomorrow s ARB Research Seminar: Source Speciation of Central Valley GHG Emissions Using In-Situ Measurement of VOCs
  Allen Goldstein, PhD University of California, Berkeley and Mark Fischer, PhD Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

August 23, 2016 14:58:38 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 23, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 23, 2016.

August 23, 2016 13:32:30 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Modifications to the Verification Executive Order for the Johnson Matthey CRT(+) Diesel Particulate Filter for Stationary Applications
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) has approved an update to the Johnson Matthey CRT(+) stationary verification engine family list to include newer engines.

August 23, 2016 12:15:12 -- List Name: newsrel
  California and Quebec release results for seventh joint cap-and-trade auction
  Please consider the following update from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

August 22, 2016 13:45:54 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 22, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 22, 2016.

August 19, 2016 15:58:17 -- List Name: research
  Research Division Newsletter - Issue 3 now available
  We are pleased to present the third issue of Research in Review, a newsletter that will keep you informed about the Air Resources Board s recently completed research projects.

August 19, 2016 15:36:54 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 19, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

August 18, 2016 15:48:12 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 18, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 18, 2016.

August 17, 2016 18:00:02 -- List Name: workshops
  New Workshop(s) posted to ARB's website
  One or more workshops/meetings have been scheduled and are now located in ARB's Workshop Calendar.

August 17, 2016 13:23:19 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 17, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

August 16, 2016 16:50:39 -- List Name: arbcombo
  August 26, 2016: Public Conference Call Meeting of the Environmental Justice Advisory Committee
  The AB 32 Environmental Justice Advisory Committee (Committee) will be meeting via conference call on August 26, 2016 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm (PDT).

August 16, 2016 16:36:14 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 16, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 16, 2016.

August 16, 2016 10:21:15 -- List Name: omb
  U.S. (EPA) FREE WEBINARS - The Resilient Business: Disaster Preparation through Pollution Prevention & Energy Efficiency
  Does your business use hazardous chemicals? Could you cope with a major flood, snowstorm, or power failure? Surveys show that many small businesses have not prepared for disasters by taking precautions such as emergency planning, storing chemicals safely, obtaining adequate insurance, & arranging for emergency power.

August 16, 2016 09:04:48 -- List Name: newsrel
  California Air Resources Board applauds new federal fuel efficiency, greenhouse gas standards for heavy duty trucks
  Please consider the following update from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

August 16, 2016 08:31:38 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 15, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 15, 2016.

August 15, 2016 15:58:50 -- List Name: bus-act
  Battery Electric Bus Charging Cost Calculator Now Available
  A tool for estimating electricity costs for battery electric bus (BEB) deployments has been posted on the Advanced Clean Transit webpage.

August 15, 2016 14:51:45 -- List Name: fuel-containers
  Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text - Amendments to the Portable Fuel Container Regulation
  The California Air Resources Board has posted the 15-day Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text for the Portable Fuel Container Regulation.

August 15, 2016 11:06:07 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Compliance Offset Protocol U.S. Forest Projects (June 25, 2015) Guidance Document Webinar September 14, 2016
  Per Resolution 15-19, ARB staff began a process to develop a guidance document to support implementation of the Compliance Offset Protocol U.

August 12, 2016 13:02:51 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 12, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 12, 2016.

August 12, 2016 11:26:17 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Workshop on September 1, 2016 to discuss the Proposed 2016 State Strategy for the State Implementation Plan
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) staff invites you to participate in a workshop on Thursday, September 1, 2016, regarding the Proposed 2016 State Strategy for the State Implementation Plan (State SIP Strategy).

August 11, 2016 14:49:09 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 11, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 11, 2016.

August 10, 2016 15:59:33 -- List Name: harp
  A New Version of HARP Software Suite is Now Available for Download
  The California Air Resources Board has released updated software to the Hot Spots Analysis and Reporting Program (HARP) software suite.

August 10, 2016 15:27:57 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 10, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 10, 2016.

August 09, 2016 16:06:17 -- List Name: arbcombo
  August 23, 2016: Public Workshop on the Energy Sector to Inform Development of the 2030 Target Scoping Plan Update
  California Energy Commission (CEC), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), and California Air Resources Board (ARB) are jointly hosting a public workshop on the Energy sector on August 23, 2016.

August 09, 2016 15:49:55 -- List Name: omb
  ARB One Stop Truck Events, sign up now to attend an event near you!
  Truck owners and operators; you re invited to attend a 2016-2017 One Stop Truck Event for compliance assistance and information/resources on clean technology options for compliance.

August 09, 2016 15:41:27 -- List Name: arbcombo
  The California Air Resources Board invites you to participate in a two-day technology symposium, Advanced Clean Cars: The Road Ahead.
  The symposium will explore where passenger car and light truck technology is headed and how manufacturers and suppliers are researching innovative technologies to meet California s Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV), Low Emission Vehicle (LEV), and Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Regulations.

August 09, 2016 14:32:44 -- List Name: harp
  A New Version of HARP Software Suite is Now Available for Download
  California Air Resources Board has released updated software to the Hot Spots Analysis and Reporting Program (HARP) software suite.

August 09, 2016 14:08:15 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 9, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 9, 2016.

August 08, 2016 18:00:02 -- List Name: workshops
  New Workshop(s) posted to ARB's website
  One or more workshops/meetings have been scheduled and are now located in ARB's Workshop Calendar.

August 08, 2016 14:11:37 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 8, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 8, 2016.

August 08, 2016 13:21:01 -- List Name: obdprog
  "Clean" versions of latest On-Board Diagnostics (OBD) regulations and updated OBD II monitor checklists posted
  The "clean" versions (no strikeouts or underlines) of the latest OBD regulations and updated OBD II monitor checklists have been made available on the OBD website.

August 08, 2016 12:17:42 -- List Name: consprod
  2015 Consumer Product Data Reporting Tool Is Available for Mac Users
  Materials regarding the 2015 Consumer and Commercial Products Data Reporting for the Consumer Products Program have been posted by California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff.

August 05, 2016 16:38:37 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 5, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 5, 2016.

August 05, 2016 12:47:54 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Amendments to Aftermarket Catalytic Converter Procedures
  Workshop to discuss proposed amendments to the California Evaluation Procedures for New Aftermarket Catalytic Converters to include LEV III test procedures.

August 04, 2016 15:24:58 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) Innovative Crude Method Application
  Pursuant to section 95489(d) of the LCFS Regulation, an innovative crude method application is being released for public comment.

August 04, 2016 13:58:13 -- List Name: bus-act
  Third Advanced Clean Transit Workgroup Meeting On August 29, 2016.
  The Air Resources Board is holding the third Advanced Clean Transit (ACT) Workgroup meeting on Monday, August 29, 2016 for all interested parties.

August 04, 2016 12:17:46 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 4, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 4, 2016.

August 04, 2016 08:46:47 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Carbon Capture and Sequestration Technical Discussion Series
  California Air Resources Board (ARB) Staff invites you to participate in a series of technical discussions on the development of our Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) program.

August 03, 2016 16:11:24 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Research Seminar: Intrinsic Ability of Particles to Generate Reactive Oxygen Species and the Effect of Physiologically Relevant Solutes
  Suzanne Paulson, PhD, UC Los Angeles, Cort Anastasio, PhD, UC Davis, and Alam Hasson, PhD, California State University, Fresno.

August 03, 2016 14:23:39 -- List Name: omb
  Free Small and Disadvantaged Business Workshop
  The California High-Speed Rail Authority and its resource partners are hosting a Small and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Workshop at no cost to small businesses.

August 03, 2016 14:14:04 -- List Name: dieselrrp
  Modifications to the Verification Executive Order for the MIRATECH LTR DOC/DPF for Stationary Applications
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) has approved an update to the MIRATECH LTR DOC/DPF stationary verification engine family list to include newer engines.

August 03, 2016 14:12:15 -- List Name: dieselrrp
  Modifications to the Verification Executive Order for the Miratech CombiKat CBS Particulate Trap for Stationary Applications
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) has approved an update to the Miratech CombiKat CBS Particulate Trap stationary verification engine family list to include newer engines.

August 03, 2016 13:52:43 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 3, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

August 02, 2016 15:06:11 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 2, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 2, 2016.

August 02, 2016 11:58:28 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Meeting and Public Comment Period
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) will conduct a public Board meeting at the time and place noted below to consider the Proposed Compliance Plan for the Federal Clean Power Plan and the Draft Environmental Analysis Prepared for the Proposed Plan.

August 02, 2016 11:56:51 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Hearing for September 22, 2016
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) will conduct a public hearing at the time and place noted below to consider proposed amendments to the California Cap on Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Market-Based Compliance Mechanisms Regulation.

August 02, 2016 08:54:44 -- List Name: exams
  Air Resources Technician I & II- Open Examination (Link Edit)
  Final Filing Date: August 25, 2016.

August 02, 2016 08:48:11 -- List Name: exams
  Air Resources Technician I & II- Open Examination
  Final Filing Date: August 25, 2016.

August 01, 2016 18:43:31 -- List Name: arbcombo
  August 11 & 12, 2016: Public Meeting of the Environmental Justice Advisory Committee
  The AB 32 Environmental Justice Advisory Committee (Committee) will be meeting on August 11, 2016 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm (PDT) and August 12, 2016 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm (PDT) at the John Palacios Community Center, 16846 4th Street, Huron, California 93234.

August 01, 2016 15:19:52 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 1, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

August 01, 2016 11:58:40 -- List Name: tru
  Clean TRU Technology Webinar
  Join ARB Staff and clean transport refrigeration unit (TRU) technology manufacturers to learn about clean TRU technology options.

July 29, 2016 16:24:25 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB One Stop Truck Events, sign up now to attend an event near you!
  Truck owners and operators; you re invited to attend a 2016-2017 One Stop Truck Event for compliance assistance and information/resources on clean technology options for compliance.

July 29, 2016 14:37:49 -- List Name: arbcombo
  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
  State releases final plan to transform freight system Collaborative effort highlights new technologies to improve air quality, help economy grow Sacramento In response to an Executive Order issued last year by Governor Edmund G.

July 29, 2016 13:56:24 -- List Name: arbcombo
  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
  State releases final plan to transform freight system Collaborative effort highlights new technologies to improve air quality, help economy grow Sacramento In response to an Executive Order issued last year by Governor Edmund G.

July 29, 2016 11:47:10 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 29, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 29, 2016.

July 29, 2016 11:37:15 -- List Name: newsrel
  State releases final plan to transform freight system
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://www.

July 29, 2016 09:18:48 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Availability and Request for Comments on Draft Technical Assessment Report
  Air Resources Board staff, in collaboration with the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, have developed a joint Draft Technical Assessment Report that provides the agencies initial technical analysis on a wide range of issues relevant to greenhouse gas emission standards and corporate average fuel economy standards for the 2022 through 2025 model years to inform a Midterm Evaluation of these standards.

July 28, 2016 16:40:15 -- List Name: iacd07
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July 28, 2016 16:04:38 -- List Name: ej
  PUBLIC WORKSHOP TO DISCUSS UPDATING THE SUPPLEMENTAL ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECTS POLICY TO BENEFIT DISADVANTAGED COMMUNITIES (updated)
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) invites you to participate in a public workshop to discuss updates to ARB s Supplemental Environmental Projects (SEP) Policy to benefit disadvantaged communities.

July 28, 2016 13:50:45 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 28, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 28, 2016.

July 28, 2016 08:07:54 -- List Name: exams
  Staff Air Pollution Specialist- Promotional Examination
  Final Filing Date: August 11, 2016.

July 27, 2016 13:37:23 -- List Name: obdprog
  Final Rulemaking Package for On-Board Diagnostics II (OBD II) rulemaking update
  The Final Rulemaking Package for the OBD II rulemaking update is available on the OBD website.

July 27, 2016 13:16:40 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 27, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 27, 2016.

July 27, 2016 08:58:44 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB Research Seminar: Source Speciation of Central Valley GHG Emissions Using In-Situ Measurement of VOCs
  Allen Goldstein, Ph D University of California, Berkeley and Mark Fischer, Ph D Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

July 26, 2016 16:29:46 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 26, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 26, 2016.

July 26, 2016 11:14:17 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Low Carbon Fuel Standard Presentation for July 29, 2016 Workshop
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted the presentation for the Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) workshop to be held on July 29, 2016.

July 26, 2016 11:01:27 -- List Name: harborcraft
  Commercial Harbor Craft Regulation Advisory Regarding Tier 2 Engines
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has posted a Commercial Harbor Craft (CHC) Regulatory Advisory: .

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