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EPA withdraws proposed rules on BPA and phthalates
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 13 2013

According to news sources, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently withdrew two draft rules, including one that would have designated


OEHHA finalizes Prop. 65 listings for ethanol in alcoholic beverages, salted fish
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2011

California EPA's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) recently finalized its decision to add ethanol in alcoholic beverages and Chinese-style salted fish to the state's list of carcinogenic chemicals


Attorney chastised in contaminated GE rice litigation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 22 2011

A federal judge in Missouri has reprimanded a plaintiffs’ attorney involved in the genetically engineered (GE) rice multidistrict litigation for sending “false and misleading” letters about a recent settlement with Bayer CropScience “to landlords who were either unrepresented or who were represented by other counsel.”


Challenge to humane livestock slaughter law dismissed
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 5 2011

An intermediate appellate court in Washington has affirmed the dismissal of a lawsuit challenging part of a state law requiring the humane slaughter of livestock


Study shows farm sludge contaminates soil with soap and cosmetic chemicals
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 22 2014

Using biosolidsor sewage sludgeas fertilizer on farms could contaminate groundwater with a variety of chemicals, including prescription


Complaint alleges Xymogen’s supplements contain lead
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 2 2014

Public interest group Environmental Research Center (ERC) has sought civil penalties and an injunction against nutritional supplement manufacturer


Proposed changes to California’s Prop. 65 could expand warning label requirements
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2015

After two years of debate, the California Environmental Protection Agency's (CalEPA's) Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assess- ment may soon


Prop. 65 lead testing can use average exposures, appeals court confirms
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 20 2015

A California appeals court has affirmed a lower court's ruling against plaintiff Environmental Law Foundation (ELF), which alleged that the products


OEHHA adds pulegone to Prop. 65 list
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 2 2014

California EPA 's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has added pulegone to its list of chemicals known to the state to cause


Chemical industry trade association challenges proposed Prop. 65 listing for BPA
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 8 2013

The American Chemistry Council (ACC) has filed a complaint for declaratory and injunctive relief in a California state court against California EPA's