|ATTWOOD ANNOUNCES CARB CERTIFICATION FOR PRESSURE RELIEF VALVES|
LOWELL, Mich. (March 22, 2018) – The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has granted Attwood Corporation a component executive order (#RM-18-001) for its Pressure Relief Valve used in its Integrated Pressure Relief Fuel Systems.
The executive order indicates that boats equipped with Attwood's Pressure Relief Valve Deck Fills and Direct Fills are approved and CARB compliant for the 2019 model year. These valves also meet the requirements of and are certified by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
Attwood's Pressure Relief Valve is a component of the 99DFPV Series Pressure Relief Deck Fills and 99TDFPV100 Pressure Relief Direct Fills. The valve is integrated into the cap of the deck fill to provide diurnal emission control and optimal overpressure relief and safety. The valve's design features the same proven construction since its first release in the summer of 2011. Attwood is the preferred choice for boat builders, with over 230,000 Attwood Pressure Relief Systems currently on the water.
About Attwood Corporation
Attwood Corporation has been an award-winning leader in the design, development, testing, and manufacturing of the highest quality boat parts and accessories in the marine industry for over 100 years. Today, Attwood is a broadly diversified supplier of navigational lighting, pumps and blowers, fuel accessories, electrical products, gas springs, trailer components, boat seating, boat covers and boat bimini tops – everything you need to make life on the water easier to enjoy.