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EC Scientific Committee Clarifies Meaning of `Sprayable Applications/Products` for Certain Nanomaterials

by Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.  (Oct. 3, 2014)

On September 30, 2014, the European Commission (EC) Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) posted a clarification on the meaning of the term “sprayable applications/products” for certain nanomaterials. According to the clarification, the EC Member States ...

Senate Spending Proposal Clarifies OSHA Chemical Inspection Policy, Boosts NIOSH

by Bloomberg BNA  (Jul. 31, 2014)

A draft report and budget released by a Senate Appropriations subcommittee July 24 makes a significant change from past OSHA budgets, clarifying that the agency can inspect small establishments where the potential for a catastrophic chemical incident exists. The additional details on fiscal 2015 budget proposals for the Occupational ...

US agencies seek to clarify wetlands protections

by Associated Press  (Mar. 25, 2014)

Federal agencies Tuesday asserted regulatory authority over many of the nation's streams and wetlands in an effort to clarify which are shielded from development under the Clean Water Act, an issue that remains in dispute even after two U.S. Supreme Court rulings. The law gives the government jurisdiction over U.S. waters, but legal challenges ...

New guidelines published for working in confined spaces

by Altius Vendor Assessment Ltd.  (Feb. 19, 2015)

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has recently revised its guidelines for work carried out in confined spaces. The Approved Code of Practice (ACOP) and guidance has been updated with a number of regulatory changes as well as some aesthetic changes to make the guide easier to use. The confined spaces ACOP is published for the benefit of ...

Latest ESOS Guide released by The Environment Agency

by Energy Team (UK) Ltd.  (Feb. 19, 2015)

The Environment Agency are responsible for producing the guidance, communications, helpdesk support and the collection of notifications for ESOS compliance in the UK. Yesterday, an updated ESOS Guide was published by The Environment Agency on behalf of the scheme compliance bodies, namely Natural Resources Wales, Scottish Environment Protection ...

New version of REACH-IT clarifies communication between ECHA and companies

by European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)  (Apr. 21, 2014)

The new version of REACH-IT (2.7), now ready for use, introduces new terms and conditions that clarify how companies receive decisions and other communications from ECHA. In addition, the update now allows the submission of applications for authorisation through REACH-IT. At the same time, a new version of IUCLID launched. When you now log into ...

EU Energy Union: good intentions, short on specifics, backtracking on trucks

by Transport and Environment (T&E)  (Feb. 25, 2015)

The European Commission’s Energy Union strategy for cleaner cars and electrification of transport is welcome but the removal of CO2 standards for trucks and buses is a disappointing concession to special interests, sustainable transport group Transport & Environment has said. The inclusion of aviation and shipping in the 2030 reduction ...

EPA and Army Corps of Engineers Clarify Protection for Nation’s Streams and Wetlands

by US EPA - Environmental Protection Agency  (Mar. 25, 2014)

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Army Corps) today jointly released a proposed rule to clarify protection under the Clean Water Act for streams and wetlands that form the foundation of the nation’s water resources. The proposed rule will benefit businesses by increasing efficiency in ...

Proposed EPA, Corps Rule Clarifies Federal Jurisdiction Over Waters, Wetlands

by Bloomberg BNA  (Mar. 25, 2014)

All natural and artificial tributaries and wetlands that are adjacent to or near larger downstream waters would be subject to federal Clean Water Act protections under a joint proposed rule announced by the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army ...

Recofloor’s new record of 500 tonnes of waste vinyl flooring collected in a year

by Axion Group - Axion Consulting  (Feb. 23, 2015)

Recofloor has notched up a new collection record - 500 tonnes of waste vinyl flooring sent back for recycling into flooring or other products in just 12 months. The ‘milestone figure’ for 2014 was achieved during the national vinyl flooring recycling scheme’s Fifth Anniversary year and is testament to the efforts and enthusiasm ...

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