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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


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


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


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


OEHHA to consider adding personal care product chemicals to Prop. 65 list
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 11 2014

California EPA 's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OE HHA) has announced that its Carcinogen Identification Committee will consider


Study purportedly links diacetyl to bronchiolitis obliterans
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • December 17 2010

A recent study has proposed a model linking the butter flavoring known as diacetyl to bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome, a lung disease diagnosed in microwave popcorn plant workers


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


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


Center for Food Safety criticizes USDA Bioag Committee’s co-existence stance
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 31 2012

The Center for Food Safety has issued a paper critical of the draft report prepared by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Advisory Committee on Biotechnology and 21st Century Agriculture (AC21), which was scheduled to meet August 27-28, 2012, to discuss the draft