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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


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


CPSC seeks comments on review of regulations
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 28 2011

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is seeking public comments on the process and substance of a review of its regulations required by an executive order issued July 11, 2011


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


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


FTC seeks comments on alternative fuels labeling proposal
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 10 2011

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued an advance notice of proposed seeking public comments on proposed labeling requirements for alternative fuels and alternative-fueled vehicles


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


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