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EPA proposes adding ortho-nitrotoluene to EPCRA reporting requirements
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2013

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has published a proposed rule that would add ortho-nitrotoluene to the list of chemicals subject to


Proposed rule would consolidate FTC and EPA alternative-fuel labeling requirements
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 22 2012

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC ) has issued a proposed rule that would consolidate FTC alternative-fuel labeling requirements with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) fuel-economy labels


CalEPA report identifies “safe harbor” levels for Prop. 65 chemicals
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2012

The California Environmental Protection Agency’s (Cal EPA’s) Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHH A) has issued a report listing the chemicals and substances the agency plans to prioritize by setting “safe harbor” levels under the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986 (Prop. 65


USDA announces partial deregulation of bioengineered sugar beets
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2011

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced that it will partially deregulate bioengineered sugar beets


EPA proposes revising rule on protection for human subjects in pesticide research
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2011

EPA has issued a proposed rule that would revise the agency's rule on protections for subjects in human research involving pesticides


NRDC sues U.S. seeking ban on BPA in food packaging
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 2 2011

NRDC has sued the U.S. government seeking to force it to address a 2008 petition to ban the chemical bisphenol A (BP A) from food packaging


Industry groups challenge EPA’s SNUR for automotive refrigerant
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2011

The Automotive Refrigeration Products Institute and Automotive Aftermarket Association have reportedly challenged an EPA significant new use rule (SNUR) under TSCA, which rule places restrictions on the refrigerant known as HFO- 1234yf


EPA issues final rule requiring manufacturers to test 19 HPV chemicals
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2011

EPA has issued a final rule under TSCA that requires manufacturers and processors of 19 high production volume (HPV) chemicals to test the health and environmental effects of the chemicals and submit the test data to the agency


Washington state rule requires chemical reporting for toys, baby products
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 2 2011

The Washington State Department of Ecology has issued a rule requiring manufacturers of toys, baby products, cosmetics, and jewelry to report whether their products contain certain harmful chemicals


Commercial pesticide company to pay $12.5 million for criminalcivil FIFRA violations
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 21 2012

A major U.S. commercial pesticide manufacturer will pay $12.5 million in criminal fines, civil penalties and restoration projects for violating provisions of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) by applying insecticides to bird-food products, falsifying product registration documents, and distributing unregistered pesticides