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Old May 25, 2003, 03:01 AM
Mike
Mike
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Re: No More Hobby Paints for Sale in CA???

MOVE!!!!


"JR" <jr-ama732@attbi.com> wrote in message
news:gxRza.711746$OV.660966@rwcrnsc54...
> Ahh.... not an option. It is against the law to ship those products into

CA.
> Alternative: have an out of state friend or relative buy them and ship

them
> to you.
>
> JR
>
> "The Natural Philosopher" <a@b.c> wrote in message
> news:3ECFB916.3030004@b.c...
> > Gary Gullikson wrote:
> >
> > > My local hobby shops say that CA enviornmental regulations make it

> difficult
> > > to buy fuel proof model airplane paints and other items like

Balsarite.
> > > Apparently, CA requlations require that almost everthing be labelled

as
> > > "cancer causing", and manufacturer's refuse to label. Hobby shop

owners
> then
> > > become vulnerable to law suits form opportunist lawers representing

> phoney
> > > enviornmental groups, etc.
> > >
> > > This has effectively curtialed supplies of not only hobby paints but

> artist
> > > paints and supplies, automotive paints.
> > >
> > > Who do we write to to complain? I have asked this same question of the

> HIA,
> > > waiting to hear from them.
> > >
> > > Gary Gullikson, Garden Grove, CA
> > >
> > >

> >
> > Mail order is your friend....
> >

>
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