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EPA approves new pesticide fenpyrazamine
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2013

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has unconditionally approved the antifungal agent fenpyrazamine under the Federal Insecticide


EPA proposes worker safety and environmental restrictions for 37 new use chemicals
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 8 2013

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed new use rules for 37 chemicals under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) to require


Children’s nap mat maker to eliminate fire retardant
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2013

An activist group announced on April 15, 2013, that it had reached a settlement in a case brought under California's Proposition 65, which requires


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


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


CPSC issues phthalate testing requirements
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2011

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has issued a notice of requirements under section 108 of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA) setting forth the criteria to be used in laboratory testing of children’s products that may contain phthalates


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


Testing lab owner sentenced to prison for falsifying results
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 28 2012

The owner of an environmental testing laboratory in Douglassville, Pennsylvania, has reportedly been sentenced by a federal court to nine months in prison for his role in a conspiracy that resulted in reporting false water test results


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


ASTM forms subcommittee to address consumer goods containing nanoparticles
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 15 2010

ASTM International, formerly known as the American Society for Testing and Materials, has announced formation of a subcommittee to develop standards for nanoparticle-enabled consumer products, such as goods that contain nanoscale silver