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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


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 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 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


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


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


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


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 seeks comments on draft guidelines for antimicrobial-product testing
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 30 2011

EP A is seeking comments on draft test guidelines for conducting studies on antimicrobial products, including water purifiers, air sanitizers and pre-soak laundry treatments


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