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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


FTC proposes revisions to “green” marketing guidelines
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 15 2010

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has proposed revisions to its environmental marketing guidelines that would require companies to provide specific information regarding claims about the "green" benefits of a product


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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