Advocacy

   
   
 
  
  

What’s at Issue: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced a new policy that will require the publication of a formulation and initial assessment or a data needs assessment for each TSCA Work Plan Chemical prior...

  

What’s at Issue: On April 16th, the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) published a final Priority Product Work Plan that identifies the six product categories to be evaluated from 2015-2017 under the state&rsq...

  

What’s at Issue: On April 6th, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published proposed reporting and recordkeeping requirements for certain chemical substances when they are manufactured or processed at the nanoscale. Nan...

  
  

Bipartisan TSCA Bill Introduced in Senate What’s at Issue: Senator Tom Udall (NM) and David Vitter (LA), along with 7 Democrats and 8 Republicans have introduced bipartisan legislation to reform the decades-old Toxic Substance C...

  

What’s at Issue: The California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has proposed a new regulation that would replace the existing Article 6 language regarding the “clear and reasonable warnings&rdquo...

  

What’s at Issue: On January 15, 2015, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published a long anticipated proposed Significant New Use Rule (SNUR) for Toluene Diisocyanate (TDI) and related compounds.  Pursuant to Sect...

  

What’s at Issue: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has updated the list of existing chemicals for assessment under its Toxic Substances Work Plan for Chemical Assessment. According to the agency, the changes reflect u...