Document WP.29/2017/94
Proposal for a new GTR on evaporative emission test procedures for the Worldwide harmonized Light vehicles Test Procedure (WLTP EVAP)
Status: Adopted text published

Proposal for a new global technical regulation to establish test procedures to evaluate evaporative emissions (e.g., Volatile Organic Compounds) of parked vehicles. This GTR is proposed within the broader context of the work on light vehicle emissions test procedures (WLTP).

Discussions and Outcomes
172nd WP.29 session (20-23 Jun 2017)

116. Submitted for consideration and vote, the proposal for a new UN GTR Evaporative emission test procedure for a Worldwide harmonized Light vehicles Test Procedure (WLTP EVAP) (ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2017/94, ECE/TRANS/WP.29/2017/95, ECE/TRANS/WP.29/AC.3/44) was established in the UN Global Registry on 21 June 2017 by consensus vote of the following Contracting Parties present and voting: China, European Union (voting for Cyprus, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom), India, Japan, Malaysia, Norway, Republic of Korea, Russian Federation, San Marino, South Africa, Turkey.

117. The representatives from Canada, Kazakhstan and the United States of America abstained to vote.