Motul USA, Inc. Settlement
$35,000 in Fines Paid by Motul USA, Inc.
Staff discovered that from January 2003 to September 2007, Motul USA, Inc. sold Motul Tire Repair, Motul Brake Clean, and Motul Carbu Clean, which, at the time of sale, did not meet applicable VOC limits as found in the California Consumer Products Regulation. Furthermore, during 2006 and 2007, Motul USA, Inc. failed to submit an explanation of the code used to indicate the date of manufacture for each of the above products. The company has stopped selling the non-complying products and has filed an explanation. On March 17, 2008, Motul USA, Inc agreed to settle this case for $35,000.