Bath Iron Works

                        

A GENERAL DYNAMICS COMPANY

                         Appendix G

Title:

SUPPLEMENTAL REQUIREMENTS FOR GENERAL MATERIAL

 

DDG 51 ARLEIGH BURKE CLASS and DDG 1000 ZUMWALT CLASS

 

Rev.

R

Date

9/18/07

 

APPENDIX G HOME

 

 

REVISION HISTORY

 

SDRL CODE: QCOV, VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS:

a.  The content of VOC shall not exceed the amount in g/l coating (minus water and exempt compounds) in Table 2 in Subpart II of 40 CFR Part 63.

b.  The Seller shall certify the not-to-exceed, VOC content in g/l coating (minus water and exempt compounds) of each batch supplied to BIW, based on correlating batch formulation data with Method-24 (of appendix A to CFR part 60) test results.

c.  The certification statement shall read as follows:

 

“The as supplied VOC content is certified not-to-exceed (insert value) g/l coating (minus water and exempt compounds).”

d.  This certification statement shall be contained on either the packing slip or a certification sheet attached to the packing slip.

e.  In addition to the above certification, the Seller shall notify the Buyer of any formulation changes to the VOC content or solids content of the coating. The Seller shall request a "VOC Data Sheet for Thinning Determination" from the Buyer. The new coating characteristics must be entered on the data sheet and submitted to the Buyer within 30 days of the changes, but before receipt of the QCOV certification required above.