Publications

European Commission Launches Roadmap for Sustainable Products Initiative to Usher in New Era of Product Regulatory Requirements
Senator Hawley Introduces Slave-Free Business Certification Act
Colombia Proposes New Chemical Regulatory Framework, Comments Due July 31, 2020
California Adopts Definition of Microplastics in Drinking Water
European Commission Forecasts Sweeping Legislative Reforms in Circular Economy Action Plan and Forthcoming Strategy for Textiles
Declaring National Emergency, President Trump Orders Restrictions on Electrical Equipment Supplied By “Foreign Adversaries”
Ten Tips for Disinfectant Producers and Distributors During the COVID-19 Pandemic
EPA Highlights Enforcement Against Disinfectant Products Making Fraudulent Coronavirus Claims
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2020 Circular Economy and Plastics Symposium
Amendments to Proposition 65’s Safe Harbor Regulations Finalized in Attempt to Clarify Legal Responsibilities of Businesses Across the Supply Chain
New York Enacts Legislation Requiring Paint Manufacturers to Establish a Program for Collection and Recycling of Unused Consumer Paint
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
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
California’s Ambitious Plastics Bill Stalls; Minimum Recyclable Content Requirements for Plastic Bottles Passes State Legislature
Washington State Announces Interest in Restricting Chemicals in Certain Consumer Products
Basel Ban Amendment to Restrict International Trade in Hazardous Recyclables
California Proposes Amendments to Air Cleaner Regulation
Basel Convention Recasts the Circular Economy for Plastics
The Latest on HFCs: DC Circuit Strikes Another SNAP Rule and Other Recent Developments
States Draft Legislation Following EPA's PFAS Action Plan
EPA Proposes Rescinding Certain HFC Rules for Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Appliances