Publications

EPA Abandons Joint Issuance of Surface Water Discharge Permits with Massachusetts
After More Than Five Years, EPA Amends PFAS SNURs
Colombia Proposes New Chemical Regulatory Framework, Comments Due July 31, 2020
How should stakeholders navigate Mexico’s complex and changing chemical regime?
EPA Finalizes Changes to the RCRA Ignitability Characteristic, Backing Away from Proposed Substantive Modifications But Providing Important New Guidance
If You Handle PFAS, Your TRI May Be Different Next Year
FDA Updates Policies to Increase Supply of Ethanol Available for Use in Hand Sanitizers
Opportunities for Industry Action in Response to President Trump’s Executive Order Limiting EPA and Other Federal Agency Use of Guidance
B&D Lawyers Author and Edit Chapter on 2019 Science-Related TSCA Developments in ABA's Annual Summary
What’s New – China Revises its New Chemical Substance Management Rules
NGOs Seek Court Order Compelling EPA to Respond to Petition for Emergency Rule on COVID-19 Enforcement Discretion
2020 TSCA CDR Deadline Extended; Reporting Rules Finalized
FDA Policy Provides Enforcement Relief Regarding Certain Medical Devices Due to Pandemic
TSCA Fees Rule Update – EPA Issues No Action Assurance Memorandum
New Deadlines for Protecting Confidential Chemical Identities
Many Companies Face Obligations Under the TSCA Fees Rule
Congress Tackles PFAS on Multiple Fronts
New York Issues Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Setting Strict Limits for PFOA, PFOS and Dioxane
Amendments to Proposition 65’s Safe Harbor Regulations Finalized in Attempt to Clarify Legal Responsibilities of Businesses Across the Supply Chain
Congress Puts PFAS SNURs on an Accelerated Timetable
New York, California, and EPA Tackle 1,4-Dioxane
MassDEP Proposes Stringent MCL and Finalizes Cleanup Standards for Six PFAS
California DTSC Accepting Comments on the Use of BPA, Ortho-phthalates, and PFAS in Food Packaging as Part of Its Evaluations under the Safer Consumer Products Program
EPA Considers Adding PFAS Chemicals to the Toxic Release Inventory
Clean Air Act Single Source Determinations: This Time, Adjacent Means Adjacent!
Compliance Deadline Approaching for California Cleaning Product Disclosures while New York Program Stalls
Maine Accepting Comments on PFOS as a Priority Chemical in Children’s Products
Circular Economy & Product Design Mandates: EU Bans Halogenated Flame Retardants in Electronic Components and Imposes Reparability Obligations
Washington State Announces Interest in Restricting Chemicals in Certain Consumer Products
TSCA CBI to be Posted on EPA Website Unless Substantiated by August 15