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Scientific debate heats up over safety of grease-resistant chemicals
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2015

More than 200 scientists have signed a statement published in Environmental Health Perspectives that calls for limits on the use of certain water-


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


EWG launches campaign against foods containing propylparaben
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2015

An Environmental Working Group (EWG) investigation has reportedly concluded that 49 processed snack foods contain propylparaben, a preservative


CalEPA extends comment period on proposal to list styrene under Prop. 65
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 3 2015

The California Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has extended the comment period about


New York Attorney General proposes ban on plastic microbeads in cosmetic products
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 1 2015

The proposed Microbead-Free Waters Act in the New York Assembly would prohibit the production, manufacture, distribution and sale in New York of any


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


CalEPA launches new effort to list styrene under Prop. 65
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 6 2015

The California Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has announced its intent to list styrene as


Putative class action alleges damage to Guatemalan environment by Chiquita supplier
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 13 2015

A consumer has filed a proposed class action in California federal court alleging that Chiquita Brands, Inc. is responsible for the destructive


Groups challenge California pesticide-spraying plan
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2015

Several organizations, including the Center for Biological Diversity, Environmental Working Group and Center for Food Safety as well as the city of


FDA releases draft environmental impact statement for produce rule
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2015

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has published a draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for a proposed rule establishing science-based