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Below you will find a summary for every List Serve broadcast for the prior month plus a link to the full text of each broadcast.

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September 26, 2016 11:24:25 -- List Name: omb
  Updated list of non-PFOS based Chrome Plating Chemical Fume Suppressants
  If you are chrome plater, this may interest you.

September 23, 2016 14:49:15 -- List Name: efmp
  Work Group Teleconference: Modifications to FY 16/17 Enhanced Fleet Modernization Retirement and Replacement (EFMP) Plus-Up Funding
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) is pleased to invite you to participate in a work group teleconference for Enhanced Fleet Modernization Retirement and Replacement Plus-Up (EFMP Plus-Up) Pilot Project for Fiscal Year (FY) 2016-17 Low Carbon Transportation Fund Investments and the Air Quality Improvement Program.

September 23, 2016 12:52:51 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 23, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

September 22, 2016 11:29:07 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 22, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

September 22, 2016 08:51:56 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Meeting October 20, 2016
  The Air Resources Board will conduct a public meeting at the time and place noted below to consider approving modifications to the Fiscal Year 2016-17 Funding Plan for Low Carbon Transportation and Fuels Investments and the Air Quality Improvement Program (FY 2016 17 Funding Plan or Funding Plan).

September 21, 2016 15:18:17 -- List Name: chrome
  Updated list of non-PFOS based Chrome Plating Chemical Fume Suppressants
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has updated the list of non perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS) based chemical fume suppressants for use in specific chrome plate operations.

September 21, 2016 14:51:37 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 21, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

September 20, 2016 14:52:32 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 20, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for September 20, 2016.

September 20, 2016 10:58:51 -- List Name: board
  REVISED ARB Board Meeting Public Agenda
  A revised Public Agenda for the September 22, 2016, Board Meeting has been posted.

September 19, 2016 15:49:47 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 19, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for September 19, 2016.

September 16, 2016 12:06:59 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 16, 2016
  ARB Newsclips for September 16, 2016.

September 16, 2016 11:51:31 -- List Name: exams
  Air Resources Supervisor II
  September 30, 2016.

September 16, 2016 11:49:51 -- List Name: exams
  Air Resources Supervisor I
  September 30, 2016.

September 16, 2016 09:59:23 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Hearing for October 20, 2016
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) will conduct a public meeting at the time and place noted below to consider approving the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District 2016 Moderate Area Plan for the 2012 PM2.

September 15, 2016 16:53:51 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) Certified Fossil Natural Gas, Renewable Natural Gas (RNG), Renewable Gasoline, Renewable Diesel, and Hydro
  Today staff is releasing the second batch of carbon intensity (CI) of Fossil NG, RNG, Renewable Gasoline, Renewable Diesel, and Hydrogen pathways certified under the readopted LCFS regulation using the CA-GREET 2.

September 15, 2016 16:37:22 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 15, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for September 15, 2016.

September 15, 2016 14:41:47 -- List Name: natandworkinglands
  State Releases Vision for Healthy Soils Initiative
  From the California Department of Food and Agriculture, September 14, 2016.

September 14, 2016 16:15:21 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 14, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for September 14, 2016.

September 14, 2016 16:06:20 -- List Name: bus-act
  Fourth Advanced Clean Transit Workgroup Meeting On October 4, 2016.
  The Air Resources Board is holding the fourth Advanced Clean Transit (ACT) Workgroup meeting on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 for all interested parties.

September 14, 2016 13:25:53 -- List Name: arbcombo
  CAPCOA releases Draft update to the Hot Spots Public Notification Guidelines Document
  The California Air Pollution Control Officers Association (CAPCOA) has released a Draft update to their Hot Spots Public Notification Guidelines document for public review and comment.

September 14, 2016 11:48:30 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB Research Seminar: Atmospheric Measurement and Inverse Modeling to Improve GHG Emission Estimates
  Marc Fischer, PhD Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

September 13, 2016 18:44:07 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB staff has posted LCFS Credit Trading Activity Report for August 2016
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) staff has posted a report on ARB's Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) credit trading activity covering information on recent credit transfers, volumes, credit prices and price trends through August 2016.

September 13, 2016 12:31:16 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 13, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for September 13, 2016.

September 12, 2016 16:08:40 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 12, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for September 12, 2016.

September 12, 2016 12:01:43 -- List Name: portable
  September 2016 PERP Amendments Workshops Materials are Posted
  The slide presentation and draft regulatory language for the September 2016 workshops are posted here: https://www.

September 09, 2016 16:19:44 -- List Name: harp
  HARP EIM Health Database and Consolidated Table Have Been Updated
  On September 8, 2016, OEHHA adopted an updated inhalation cancer unit risk factor (URF) for perchloroethylene (PCE or tetrachloroethylene).

September 09, 2016 14:09:17 -- List Name: board
  ARB Board Meeting Public Agenda
  The Public Agenda is now available for the September 22, 2016, Board Meeting.

September 09, 2016 12:16:18 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 9, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for September 9, 2016.

September 08, 2016 15:18:56 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 8, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for September 8, 2016.

September 08, 2016 12:28:45 -- List Name: newsrel
  California Air Resources Board accepting applications for CoolCalifornia Small Business Awards Program
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://www.

September 08, 2016 12:03:16 -- List Name: newsrel
  El Consejo de Recursos del Aire de California da comienzo al periodo para participar en la premiaci n del programa Cool California Small
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://www.

September 08, 2016 11:09:16 -- List Name: omb
  ARB One Stop Truck Events, 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.

September 08, 2016 10:14:17 -- List Name: omb
  CalEPA and OEHHA Announce Workshops and Webinars to Gather Input on Draft Update to CalEnviroScreen
  CalEPA: Alex Barnum (916) 324-9670 (O) OEHHA: Sam Delson (916) 324-0955 (O) (916) 764-0955 (C) .

September 08, 2016 09:44:20 -- List Name: desig
  Recommended Area Designations for Revised Federal Ozone Standard
  On October 1, 2015, the U.

September 07, 2016 15:44:57 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 7, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for September 7, 2016.

September 06, 2016 18:00:03 -- 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.

September 06, 2016 16:26:33 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 6, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for September 6, 2016.

September 06, 2016 16:18:41 -- List Name: exams
  CEA Assistant Executive Officer for Environmental Justice (El Monte Bulletin)
  Final Filing Date: Until Filled.

September 06, 2016 15:59:02 -- List Name: exams
  CEA Assistant Executive Officer for Environmental Justice (Sacramento Bulletin)
  Final Filing Date: Until Filled.

September 06, 2016 15:06:41 -- 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.

September 02, 2016 15:35:15 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) Certified Renewable Natural Gas and Other Pathways Release
  Today staff is releasing a set of carbon intensity (CI) of Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) pathways certified under the readopted LCFS regulation using the CA-GREET 2.

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

September 02, 2016 11:45:10 -- List Name: research
  REMINDER: Submit research ideas by September 6, 2016 for ARBs 2017-2018 Research Plan
  Research Ideas will be accepted through September 6, 2016, 11:59 PM, PST.

September 01, 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.

September 01, 2016 14:33:27 -- List Name: arbcombo
  PRESENTATION POSTED FOR SEPTEMBER 9 PUBLIC WORKSHOP ON POTENTIAL CHANGES TO THE HEAVY-DUTY VEHICLE/ PERIODIC SMOKE INSPECTION PROGRAMS
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted a slide presentation that will be discussed at the September 9, 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.

September 01, 2016 11:56:43 -- 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.

September 01, 2016 10:26:28 -- List Name: vapor
  Amendments to Phase II EVR System Executive Orders VR-201-U and VR-202-U
  On August 31, 2016, the Air Resources Board (ARB) staff amended Executive Orders (EO) VR-201 and VR-202 (Assist Phase II Enhanced Vapor Recovery System with and without In-Station Diagnostics).

August 31, 2016 12:49:09 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 31, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 31, 2016.

August 30, 2016 16:15:00 -- List Name: arbcombo
  September 14, 2016: Public Workshop on the Transportation Sector to Inform Development of the 2030 Target Scoping Plan Update
  California Energy Commission (CEC), California Office of Planning and Research (OPR), California State Transportation Agency (CalSTA), California Strategic Growth Council (SGC), and California Air Resources Board (ARB) are jointly hosting a public workshop on the Transportation sector on September 14, 2016.

August 30, 2016 15:28:08 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 30, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 30, 2016.

August 30, 2016 14:06:32 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Hearing for October 20, 2016
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) will conduct a public hearing at the time and place noted below to consider approving for adoption the proposed Regulation to Provide Certification Flexibility for Innovative Heavy-Duty Engines and California Certification and Installation Procedures for Medium- and Heavy-Duty Vehicle Hybrid Conversion Systems (Innovative Technology Regulation or ITR), and to approve for adoption proposed amendments to Exhaust Emissions Standards and Test Procedures -1985 and Subsequent Model Heavy-Duty Engines and Vehicles.

August 30, 2016 12:00:12 -- List Name: omb
  Last reminder to order replacement transport refrigeration units for model year 2009 compliance
  The purchase order deadline is TOMORROW (Wednesday, August 31st) for ordering new transport refrigeration units (TRU) or TRU generator sets if you want to qualify for an extension in the event that there is a manufacturer or installer delay to meet the December 31, 2016, deadline for model year (MY) 2009 TRUs or TRU generator sets.

August 30, 2016 10:43:12 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB Research Seminar: Intrinsic Ability of Particles to Generate Reactive Oxygen Species - Effect of Physiologically Relevant Solutes
  Presentation is available for downloading!.

August 30, 2016 10:15:30 -- List Name: ej
  REUNIONES COMUNITARIAS SOBRE LA ACTUALIZACI N DE LOS SEPs PARA BENEFICIO DE COMUNIDADES EN DESVENTAJA
  El Consejo de Recursos del Aire de California (ARB, siglas en ingl s) los invita a participar en un taller p blico para analizar las actualizaciones de la pol tica del Proyecto Ambiental Suplementario (SEP, siglas en ingl s) para beneficio de las comunidades desfavorecidas.

August 30, 2016 09:43:27 -- List Name: omb
  SEPTEMBER 9TH WORKSHOP ON POTENTIAL CHANGES TO HDVIP/PSIP
  If you own or operate a heavy duty truck, consider attending this Sept.

August 30, 2016 08:40:42 -- List Name: omb
  PRESENTATION POSTED FOR SEPTEMBER 9TH WORKSHOP ON POTENTIAL CHANGES TO HDVIP/PSIP
  If you own or operate a heavy duty truck, consider attending this Sept.

August 29, 2016 15:03:37 -- List Name: vapor
  Amendments to Phase I EVR System Executive Order VR-102-P
  On August 18, 2016, the Air Resources Board (ARB) staff amended Executive Order (EO) VR-102-P.

August 29, 2016 15:00:14 -- List Name: vapor
  Amendments to Phase I EVR System Executive Order VR-101-O
  On August 18, 2016, the Air Resources Board (ARB)staff amended Executive Order (EO) VR-101-O.

August 29, 2016 14:59:24 -- List Name: vapor
  Amendments to Phase I EVR System Executive Order VR-101-O
  On August 18, 2016, the Air Resources Board (ARB)staff amended Executive Order (EO) VR-101-O.

August 29, 2016 14:27:47 -- List Name: omb
  Last reminder to order replacement transport refrigeration units for model year 2009 compliance
  The purchase order deadline is just two days away (August 31st) for ordering new transport refrigeration units (TRU) or TRU generator sets if you want to qualify for an extension in the event that there is a manufacturer or installer delay to meet the December 31, 2016, deadline for model year (MY) 2009 TRUs or TRU generator sets.

August 29, 2016 14:24:12 -- List Name: tru
  Last reminder to order replacement transport refrigeration units for model year 2009 compliance
  The purchase order deadline is just two days away (August 31st) for ordering new transport refrigeration units (TRU) or TRU generator sets if you want to qualify for an extension in the event that there is a manufacturer or installer delay to meet the December 31, 2016, deadline for model year (MY) 2009 TRUs or TRU generator sets.

August 29, 2016 14:11:23 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 29, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for August 29, 2016.

August 29, 2016 13:57:20 -- List Name: tru
  Last reminder to order replacement transport refrigeration units for model year 2009 compliance
  The purchase order deadline is just two days away (August 31st) for ordering new transport refrigeration units (TRU) or TRU generator sets if you want to qualify for an extension in the event that there is a manufacturer or installer delay to meet the December 31, 2016, deadline for model year (MY) 2009 TRUs or TRU generator sets.

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.

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