NY State Mandate
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that new ventilation requirements to protect workers and customers in nail salons statewide went into effect October 2016. Nail salon ventilation systems must meet the standard set by the 2015 International Mechanical Code.
All businesses offering nail services must provide ventilation to capture and exhaust harmful contaminates, fumes and particles, away from clients and workers.
All existing salons must conform by 2021
for guidelines to the New York State regulations.