I don't know about elsewhere but in CA they are the root cause of ED.
----- Original Message -----
From "Timothy H. Collins" <thcollin at mtu.edu>
Sent: Thursday, February 16, 2006 12:22 PM
Subject: California Curiosity
>I was surfing the web for info on tire inner tubes and stumbled across this
>regulation for California.
> California Vehicle Code
> Inner Tubes
> 27455. (a) On and after January 1, 1975, no person shall sell or offer
> for sale an inner tube for use in a radial tire unless, at the time of
> manufacture, the tube valve stem is colored red or is distinctly marked in
> accordance with rules and regulations adopted by the department, taking
> into consideration the recommendations of manufacturers of inner tubes.
> (b) No person shall install an inner tube in a radial tire unless the
> inner tube is designed for use in a radial tire.
> Added Ch. 741, Stats. 1973. Effective September 25, 1973 by terms of an
> urgency clause.
> I don't recall ever having seen a red valve stem but then I am in
> Michigan. Do inner tubes cause cancer in people in CA along with just
> about anything else sold in a can? Is there anything that isn't regulated
> in CA?
> Tim Collins
> Midland, MI
> 1966 AH Sprite
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