The standard includes performance-testing requirements for leak resistance, burst resistance and heat exchange, as well as fit.
Intertek, a technical partner of CAPA, is providing assistance with the CAPA Standards and combining them with applicable Chinese specifications and standards regulations.
Property Casualty Insurers Association of America’s Bob Passmore said, “The promotion and expansion of accident avoidance technology is paramount for protecting motorists.”
During the hearing, members considered the environmental and economic impact of the stricter standard.
The purpose of the hearing was to address the domestic and global impact of international insurance standards.
Proposed regulations would tighten the level of the ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) from its current level of 75 parts per billion (ppb) to a level between 65 and 70 ppb.