Nov
09
2017
Joel Recht, Mark Kumagai, Janet Buyer and Matt Brookman Participating in a Teleconference of the Portable Generator Manufacturers Association’s Committees
11:00 am to 1:00 pm EST
11/9/17 11:00 am to 1:00 pm EST
Rockville, MD
Topic: Carbon Monoxide
Category: Meeting
Status: Open to the Public
2017-11-09 11:00:00 2017-11-09 13:00:00 America/New_York Joel Recht, Mark Kumagai, Janet Buyer and Matt Brookman Participating in a Teleconference of the Portable Generator Manufacturers Association’s Committees

Date Change - Meeting Previously Scheduled for September 28, 2017

Joel Recht, Mark Kumagai, Janet Buyer, and Matt Brookman (Directorate for Engineering Sciences), will participate in a teleconference of the Portable Generator Manufacturers Association’s (PGMA) technical committee and standards steering committee; 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., to review an updated version of the proposed revisions to the ANSI/PGMA G300 standard, Safety and Performance of Portable Generators, as well as a related document providing the rationale for the proposed revisions.  These revisions are for requirements for CO detection and shutoff systems, which are intended to address the carbon monoxide poisoning hazard associated with portable generators when used in enclosed spaces.  The meeting was requested by PGMA.  For additional information, contact Janet Buyer, jbuyer@cpsc.gov (301) 987-2293.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/30/17.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/30/17. 

Rockville, MD

Date Change - Meeting Previously Scheduled for September 28, 2017

Joel Recht, Mark Kumagai, Janet Buyer, and Matt Brookman (Directorate for Engineering Sciences), will participate in a teleconference of the Portable Generator Manufacturers Association’s (PGMA) technical committee and standards steering committee; 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., to review an updated version of the proposed revisions to the ANSI/PGMA G300 standard, Safety and Performance of Portable Generators, as well as a related document providing the rationale for the proposed revisions.  These revisions are for requirements for CO detection and shutoff systems, which are intended to address the carbon monoxide poisoning hazard associated with portable generators when used in enclosed spaces.  The meeting was requested by PGMA.  For additional information, contact Janet Buyer, jbuyer@cpsc.gov (301) 987-2293.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/30/17.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/30/17.