On May 15, 2020, EPA is proposing amendments to the 2015 New Source Performance Standards for New Residential Wood Heaters, New Hydronic Heaters and Forced-Air Furnaces (collectively referred to as “wood heating devices”). Due to the nation-wide spread of the COVID-19 virus, the proposed amendments, if finalized, would provide retailers more time to sell Step 1-certified residential wood heating devices.You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
Proposed amendments Standards of Performance for New Residential Wood Heaters (PDF)(25 pp, 882 K,
Proposed amendments Standards of Performance for New Residential Wood Heaters