May 26, 2020 EPA Proposes Landmark Rule Setting General Requirements and Procedures for Guidance Documents
Apr 09, 2020 COVID-19 Unsympathetic to TSCA Compliance
Mar 26, 2020 EPA Relaxes TSCA Fee Self-Identification Requirement
Mar 18, 2020 EPA Finalizes TSCA CDR Rule
Mar 09, 2020 EPA Releases Final TSCA § 8(b) CBI Substantiation and Review Plan Rule - Action Likely Required
Jan 31, 2020 HazCom/GHS - Labelling – Multi-Jurisdictional Labels - Different Classification OR Supplemental Information
Jan 30, 2020 Reporting Period Begins for EPA Preliminary Lists of Manufacturers Subject to TSCA Risk Evaluation Fees
Jul 02, 2019 EPA Releases Draft Risk Evaluations for Two More of the "First Ten Chemicals" - 1,4 Dioxane and Cyclic Aliphatic Bromide Cluster (HBCD)
Jun 24, 2019 EPA Proposes Regulation of Designated PBT Chemical Substances
May 13, 2019 EPA Issues Memorandum Formally Initiating TSCA Inventory "Inactive" Chemical Designation Period
Jan 23, 2019 Asian Regulatory Matters: Taiwan Publishes New Chemical Control Law
Oct 17, 2018 EPA Releases Final Rule on TSCA User Fees
Feb 09, 2018 EPA Releases User Fee Rule for Administration of TSCA
Jan 11, 2018 Vermont Seeks to Amend its Chemical Disclosure Program
Dec 29, 2017 EPA Extends Comment Period for Proposed Mercury Reporting Rule to January 11, 2018
Sep 07, 2017 Don't Forget TSCA CBI Substantiations are Due September 19th
Aug 30, 2017 Practitioner Insights: TSCA Preemption - Sooner Than Later?
Aug 11, 2017 EPA Publishes Final Inventory "Reset" Rule, Sets Reporting Dates
Jul 05, 2017 EPA Finalizes TSCA Inventory "Reset" Rule
Jun 28, 2017 TSCA June 2017 Rules Overview
May 16, 2017 Green Chemistry in 2017: The State of the States
May 05, 2017 EPA Issues Proposal for TSCA Chemical Risk Evaluation
May 05, 2017 EPA Issues TSCA Proposal for Prioritization of Chemicals for Risk Evaluations
May 04, 2017 TSCA Import Certification Requirements Amended
Jan 23, 2017 Looming Deadline for TSCA "Polymer Exemption" Notification
Jan 19, 2017 EPA to Require Up-Front Substantiation of All Non-Exempt CBI Claims
Jan 13, 2017 EPA Issues Proposal on TSCA Inventory "Reset"
Dec 20, 2016 EPA Issues 3 New Notices Taking Action under Amended TSCA
Dec 19, 2016 EPA Invites Public Comments on Candidates for Science Advisory Committee on Chemicals
Nov 30, 2016 Announcement and Implications of First 10 Chemicals to Undergo Risk Evaluation
Aug 29, 2016 EPA Issues Short-Term Implementation Measures under the Lautenberg Act
Aug 12, 2016 Still Awaiting "Official" Publication of Amended TSCA
Jul 19, 2016 Brazil Proposes Chemical Legislation
Jul 07, 2016 Implementation of Modernized TSCA Begins
Jun 22, 2016 President Obama Signs H.R. 2576 Into Law
Jun 08, 2016 TSCA Reform Bill Passes Senate
Jun 02, 2016 Status of TSCA Reform June 2
May 25, 2016 House Passes TSCA Reform H.R. 2576 – Senate Vote Slated for Later this Week
Mar 14, 2016 A Practical Understanding of the Polymer Exemption
Mar 09, 2016 Comparison TSCA Proposals on Schedule for Implementation
Jan 26, 2016 Audit and Small Business Compliance Policy Disclosures Now Subject to Mandatory Electronic Submission
Jan 15, 2016 2016 TSCA Chemical Data Reporting - Are You Prepared?
Jan 08, 2016 Upcoming Deadline for TSCA "Polymer Exemption" Notification
Dec 18, 2015 Senate Approves TSCA Reform
Oct 07, 2015 Taiwan Publishes New and Existing Chemical Notification Guidance
May 14, 2015 House TSCA Modernization Act Gains Unanimous Bipartisan Support in Subcommittee, But More Work to be Done
May 14, 2015 Senate Committee Passes Amended TSCA Reform Bill, S. 697
Apr 28, 2015 Environmental Appeals Board Decision in the Elementis Case: What It Means For The "Continuing Violation" Doctrine Under The Statute of Limitations For TSCA Section 8(e) and EPA's Guidance Definition For "Corroborative Information"
Mar 13, 2015 TSCA Reform 2015: A Tale of Two Bills
Jan 15, 2015 EPA Eliminates Article Exemption for Benzidine-Based Chemical Substances in Significant New Use Rule
Sep 22, 2014 Taiwan Releases Draft Regulation on New and Existing Chemical Notification
Sep 19, 2014 Senator Boxer Releases Confidential TSCA Reform Proposal
Sep 16, 2014 What Happens Next to Earthjustice's Demand for CBI Reassertion and Resubstantiation?
Aug 07, 2014 What E-Enterprise for the Environment Means for TSCA and the Future of Chemical Control
Apr 29, 2014 A Legal Review of EU Boards of Appeal in Particular the European Chemicals Agency Board of Appeal
Jan 15, 2014 Upcoming Deadline for TSCA "Polymer Exemption" Notification
Jan 01, 2014 Microbial Products of Biotechnology
Dec 23, 2013 Hazard Labeling and Adjuvants: A New World Dawns
Oct 04, 2013 What is California Up To? – The Initial List of Candidate Chemicals is Published
Aug 05, 2013 Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works Holds Hearing on TSCA Reform
Jul 31, 2013 U.S. House of Representatives Initiates Series of Hearings to Discuss the Toxic Substances Control Act
Jun 19, 2013 Dual Column Integrated Presentation of TSCA and CSIA
May 22, 2013 Summary – Chemical Safety Improvement Act of 2013
May 15, 2013 K-Reach Enacted – The Game Now Shifts to Advocacy to Ensure Sound and Practical Implementing Regulations
Apr 23, 2013 California's Green Chemistry Initiative/Safer Consumer Products Regulations
Apr 12, 2013 Safe Chemicals Act of 2013 Reintroduced in Identical Form
Jan 31, 2013 Upcoming Deadline for TSCA Polymer Exemption Notification
Oct 04, 2012 Regulation of Industrial Chemicals by DEA and the States as Precursor Chemicals
Aug 27, 2012 The Risky Business of Evaluating Risk: Product Liability Litigation Exposure from Green Chemistry Alternatives Assessments
Aug 15, 2012 Summary of the Committee Mark-up of the Safe Chemicals Act of 2011 (S. 847)
Jul 30, 2012 Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Approves Lautenberg "TSCA Reform" Bill
Jul 30, 2012 Green Chemistry Update: Maine Releases List of Chemicals of High Concern
May 22, 2012 Export Due Diligence for Expansion into Chemical Markets Abroad
May 14, 2012 Opportunity to Ease Export Restrictions on Propellants and Related Items
May 03, 2012 Scientific Advantage Brochure
Apr 26, 2012 U.S. Customs Update: New Chemical Industry Opportunities and Challenges
Apr 03, 2012 Chemical Industry Benefits Under the New U.S. - Korea FTA
Apr 02, 2012 Electronic TSCA CDX Reporting Required Beginning April 7, 2012
Mar 13, 2012 Customs Seeks to Ease Burdens on Chemical Imports
Mar 06, 2012 Client Alert: U.S. Customs Restricts Chemical Residues in Shipping Containers
Mar 02, 2012 EPA Identifies 7 Initial Work Plan Chemicals for 2012 Risk Assessment
Jan 19, 2012 EPA Reveals Environmental and Sustainable Technology Evaluations Project for Microbial Resistant Building Products
Jan 19, 2012 EU Bans Exports to Syria for Oil and Gas, Electricity Production and Telecom
Jan 05, 2012 SEC Unveils New Dodd-Frank Mine Safety Disclosure Requirements
Dec 09, 2011 U.S. Seeks Comments on CWC Schedule 1 Chemical Limitations
Nov 21, 2011 Senate Holds Hearing on Safe Chemicals Act of 2011 – November 17, 2011
Jul 25, 2011 Top Science, Trade, and Regulatory Advisors Set the Tone for Securing US Lead in Nanotechnology Regulation and Take Aim at EPA Pesticide Office Proposal
Jun 24, 2011 Bipartisan Meetings on The Safe Chemicals Act of 2011
Jun 15, 2011 Japan's New Chemical Reporting Requirements
May 19, 2011 California Green Chemistry Regulation Update
May 12, 2011 EPA Suspends the 2011 IUR Submission Period
Apr 19, 2011 State Council of China Announces Revised Regulation on Control Over Safety of Dangerous Chemicals
Apr 15, 2011 Safe Chemicals Act of 2011: The Official Start of TSCA Reform Efforts in the New Congress
Mar 23, 2011 Lower Expectations for TSCA Reauthorization in 2011
Feb 03, 2011 Pesticides Alert: Reckitt Benckiser Wins Battle With EPA
Jan 31, 2011 Environmental Alert: Korea Proposes "REACH-SMART"
Dec 07, 2010 Keller and Heckman Provides Comments on European Commission's Proposed Definition of Nanotechnology
Nov 24, 2010 Client Alert: California Broadens, Then Narrows, Scope of Proposed Green Chemistry Initiative Regulations
Sep 29, 2010 Proposed EU Biocidal Products Regulation
Sep 20, 2010 Environmental Business Alert: End-of-Year Deadline to Nominate Existing Chemicals for Taiwan Inventory Nears
Aug 11, 2010 EPA Proposing to Amend TSCA Inventory Update Rule
Aug 06, 2010 Nanotechnology Defined
Aug 04, 2010 State Green Chemistry Initiatives Take Root: Are You Ready?
Jul 19, 2010 Client Alert: California's Green Chemistry Initiative Raises Many Litigation Concerns
Jul 07, 2010 Client Alert: California's Proposed "Green Chemistry" Regulation Could Broadly Affect Consumer Product Makers, Sellers
Apr 15, 2010 "TSCA Reform" Legislation Introduced in Senate, Companion "Discussion Draft" Released in House
Mar 26, 2010 Environment and Public Works Subcommittee Hearing on "TSCA and Persistent, Bioaccumulative, and Toxic Chemicals: Examining Domestic and International Actions"
Mar 25, 2010 The Long Road to TSCA Reform
Feb 05, 2010 Environment and Public Works Subcommittee Hearing on "Current Science on Public Exposures to Toxic Chemicals"
Feb 03, 2010 Environmental Council of States Offers Recommendations for TSCA Reform
Feb 01, 2010 A Different Strategy for 2010 TSCA Reform
Jan 27, 2010 EPA Amends TSCA "Polymer Exemption" to Exclude Certain Perfluorinated Polymers
Jan 06, 2010 2010: EPA Issues Eleventh Hour "Action Plans" for Classes of Chemicals
Jan 06, 2010 EPA Requires E-Submission of TSCA Filings
Dec 08, 2009 Newly Adopted EU Cosmetics Regulation Establishes Certain Requirements for Nanomaterials
Nov 19, 2009 Energy and Commerce Subcommittee Hearing on "Prioritizing Chemicals for Safety Determination"
Nov 17, 2009 New Poll Suggests Bipartisan Support for TSCA Modernization
Jul 14, 2009 USDA APHIS Proposes Amendments to Regulations Regarding Genetically Engineered Organisms
Jun 17, 2009 Taiwan – Draft Proposal of Guidelines for Existing Chemical Substance Nomination (ECN) and New Chemical Substance Notification (NCN)
Apr 16, 2009 California's Data Call-ins on Nanomaterials Raise Legal Issues
Mar 23, 2009 The US EPA's Naming Conventions for New Chemical Substances Produced from Organisms
Mar 18, 2009 Notification for the Classification and Labeling Inventory – A Major CLP Deadline Looming in the Background
Mar 17, 2009 The Case Before The European Court of Justice on Registration of Monomers in Polymers Under REACH
Feb 12, 2009 TSCA Reform Initiatives Should Affirmatively Promote Green Chemistry
Jan 16, 2009 TSCA Inventory Needs to be Sustained, Not Depleted
Jan 13, 2009 Where Will the Next Candidate SVHCs Come From?
Jan 05, 2009 New EPA Program to Assess Inorganic HPV Chemicals
Dec 29, 2008 NEW: China's Chemical Registration Center (CRC ) has Issued the Inventory of Existing Chemical Substances (IECSC) 2008 as of December 25, 2008
Dec 19, 2008 DTSC Issues Final Green Chemistry Initiative Report
Dec 18, 2008 EPA to "Reset" TSCA Inventory
Nov 18, 2008 EPA Issues Significant New Use Rule (SNUR) for Two Nanomaterials
Oct 07, 2008 Article Series on ANSI Nanotechnology Standardization Activities
Jul 24, 2008 EPA Issues Proposed Test Rule for an Additional 19 High Production Volume Chemicals
Jul 21, 2008 The Keller and Heckman LLP List of Ten Little Known Facts About REACH Pre-Registration and Registration That You Should Know
Jun 26, 2008 Keller and Heckman LLP Can Help Exporters Secure their EU Supply Chain under REACH
May 29, 2008 Keller and Heckman LLP Offers Pre-Consortia and Consortia Agreement Development Services for REACH
Apr 09, 2008 Concern Mounts Over REACH or Rules
Mar 28, 2008 David Sarvadi Testifies Before the Committee on Education and Labor on H.R. 5522, The Combustible Dust Explosion and Fire Prevention Act of 2008
Mar 25, 2008 Tweaking TSCA: The Perfect Storm and the Future of Chemical Regulation in the United States
Mar 11, 2008 Summary of the Chinese Draft Dangerous Chemical Regulation
Feb 13, 2008 Keller and Heckman LLP Offers Trustee Services for Pre-Sief Discussions
Feb 12, 2008 New TSCA § 8(D) Reporting Requirements for Lead in Children's Products
Jan 22, 2008 Security and Prosperity Partnership (SPP) North American Regulatory Cooperation in Area of Chemicals
Jan 14, 2008 Strategic Organization for REACH Consortia
Jan 10, 2008 U.S. Companies Face Key Supply Questions with the Approach of the EU REACH Chemical Registration Program
Dec 13, 2007 Regulatory and Legislative Developments
Nov 07, 2007 Press Release: New European Food Safety Law Will Affect U.S. Businesses; Product Safety Mavens at Keller and Heckman Advise Clients on New Regulations
Oct 29, 2007 Mercury Education and Reduction
Oct 29, 2007 Heavy Metals and Toxic Materials Limits in Packaging
Oct 29, 2007 The Lifecycle Rules for Consumer Products, Packaging and Equipment
Oct 29, 2007 Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Legislation
Oct 29, 2007 Restriction of the Use of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) in Electrical and Electronic Equipment
Aug 21, 2007 US, Canada, Mexico Join Forces for Chemicals Management
Jul 24, 2007 Industry given a D grade for the HPV Challenge
Jul 23, 2007 Using OECD HPV Data to Support REACH Submissions
Jun 18, 2007 eChemPortal - A Global Portal for Chemical Substance Information
May 18, 2007 Key Aspects of Canada's Chemical Management Program and Challenge Program
May 17, 2007 EPA-DOJ "Global Settlement" Approach to Civil and Criminal Liability
Mar 15, 2007 Considering EPA's Self-Disclosure Policy - Choose Wisely
Mar 05, 2007 EPA Releases Updated Version of EPI Suite
Jan 11, 2007 Europe's New Chemicals Legislation -- "REACH" -- To Take Effect June 1
Dec 28, 2006 Characterizing Chemicals in Commerce: Using HPV Chemical Data
Nov 27, 2006 Canada Proposes to Delete Substances from the DSL
Nov 15, 2006 Environmental Business Alert
Nov 03, 2006 Ionic Liquids: Often Colorless, Often Green
Oct 05, 2006 Poster Presentation at the 6th World Congress on Detergents: The EU REACH Regulatory System
Oct 05, 2006 The EU REACH Regulatory System: Pre-Registration Evaluation of OECD SIDS-Approved Chemicals - LAB and LAS as Case Studies
Aug 25, 2006 EPA Issues TSCA Rules to Regulate 243 "Orphan" HPV chemicals
Jul 18, 2006 Competitors' Products' Compliance with Chemical Control Laws and Regulations
Apr 19, 2006 Science Advisory Board Panel Considers EPI Suite Model Applicability and Need for Revisions
Apr 19, 2006 Green Chemistry in California: A Framework for Leadership in Chemicals Policy and Innovation
Apr 17, 2006 EPA Makes HPVIS Database Available
Mar 22, 2006 EPA Issues Final Test Rule for 17 High Production Volume Chemicals
Mar 13, 2006 EPA Proposes to Add 183 Substances to TSCA PFAS SNUR
Mar 09, 2006 Environment Canada Issues Reporting Requirement For 497 Substances
Mar 03, 2006 EPA Proposes to Amend TSCA Export Notification Requirements
Jan 23, 2006 Principal Component Doctrine
Jan 17, 2006 Workplace Alert January 2006
Recent Proposed Rule by the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board Requires Companies to Preserve Evidence Related to Chemical Accidents
Dec 01, 2005 Packaging 2006: What's Ahead?
Nov 21, 2005 REACH is Closer This Week in Europe
Oct 20, 2005 Canada Overhauls CEPA NSN Scheme
Aug 08, 2005 The "Two-Percent Rule" Under The Polymer Exemption of 1995
Mar 30, 2005 Reporting "Substantial Risk" Information Under Section 8(e) of TSCA
Nov 23, 2004 It's Time to Change EPA's Treated Article Exemption
Oct 01, 2004 Implications of Bioterrorism Act
Aug 19, 2004 The TSCA Free-Radical Initiator Policy
Jun 07, 2004 Prospective Amendments to the Polymer Exemption Affecting Fluoropolymers
Apr 27, 2004 EPA Issues Final TSCA Test Rule Requiring In Vitro Dermal Absorption
Apr 15, 2004 New Substance Notification in Canada
Apr 15, 2004 Canada's New Substance Fees and Credit Card Payment Options
Apr 15, 2004 The Toxic Substances Control Act: Exclusions and Exemptions
Mar 26, 2004 Notification of New Chemical Substances in China
Mar 26, 2004 Keller and Heckman LLP's Polymer Exemption Assurance Service
Mar 04, 2004 Japan's Regulatory Scheme for Workplace Chemicals Under the Industrial Health and Safety Law
Mar 04, 2004 Notification of New Chemical Substances in Japan
Mar 04, 2004 New Chemicals Notification in Australia
Mar 04, 2004 Notification of New Chemical Substances Under the Seventh Amendment of the European Union's Dangerous Substances Directive
Mar 03, 2004 EPA Amends TSCA Section 8(e) Reporting Policy
Feb 05, 2004 EPA Issues Draft Q&A Document for TSCA New Chemicals Notification
Oct 07, 2003 Genetically Modified Organisms and TSCA
Sep 22, 2003 A Practical Understanding of the Amended Polymer Exemption
Sep 02, 2003 EPA Issues Revised "TS-Number" Guidance
Sep 01, 2003 EPA Considering NJ Model for Regulating Reactive Chemicals
Jul 17, 2003 EPA's Audit Policy and TSCA Violations
Jun 01, 2003 Environmental Reporting and Recordkeeping: Sound Strategies and Legal Insights
May 20, 2003 "Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA): What European Exporters Need to Know" Seminar Manual
Jan 10, 2003 EPA Amends TSCA Inventory Update Rule (IUR)
Oct 30, 2002 U.S. EPA Seeks Suggestions on Improving Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) Reporting
Sep 24, 2002 2002 Inventory Update Rule Reporting Period Begins; EPA Reporting for Previously Exempted Polymers
Oct 23, 2001 TSCA Inventory: Names Must Be Changed For Monomer and Isostearic Acid
Feb 02, 2001 EPA Announces Voluntary Children’s Chemical Evaluation Program
Dec 16, 1999 EPA Proposes Amendments to TSCA IUR Rule
Jan 04, 1999 Chemical Identity Information Required under Section 5 of TSCA
Sep 10, 1998 Does Anybody Really Know What Phosphate They Have Manufactured?
May 19, 1997 First TSCA Criminal Case Provides Lessons for Formulators
EPA to "Reset" TSCA Inventory
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