Regulatory Compliance News

  • The ongoing partnership between thinkstep and CDP

    thinkstep and CDP continue to combine forces. We are pleased to announce that thinkstep has renewed its partnership with CDP. thinkstep is listed as an accredited silver software solutions provider. CDP runs the global disclosure system that enables companies, cities, states and regions to measure and manage their environmental impacts. CDP has built ...


    By thinkstep

  • AWWA comment period on ANSI/AWWA C305 - CFRP renewal and strengthening of PCCP

    AWWA solicits public comments on all proposed new AWWA Standards, and on all proposed revisions, reaffirmations, or withdrawals of existing AWWA Standards. The referenced standards project is being considered for approval and the publication of this notice begins AWWA's 30-day public comment period. This is the second public review of the proposed revision of this standard and the scope of this ...

  • thinkstep and EPEA join forces to enable Cradle to Cradle® Innovation

    With its solutions for material compliance management and lifecycle assessment (LCA), thinkstep supports organisations towards more resource efficiency with quantitative impact assessments. EPEA is the cradle of Cradle to Cradle®, a design and innovation concept based on the safe and potentially infinite use of materials in nutrient cycles. In joining forces, the C2C concept will be scaled ...


    By thinkstep

  • Cristal Mining Australia - EDMS Client User Story

    Cristal Mining operate several mining and processing facilities in NSW and WA, which are subject to ongoing environmental monitoring to comply with relevant legislation and regulations. Since 2014, EScIS and Cristal have worked together to implement the ESdat EDMS to simplify the capture, management and reporting of environmental data. ...

  • AWWA comment period on ANSI/AWWA B300 - Hypochlorites

    AWWA solicits public comments on all proposed new AWWA Standards, and on all proposed revisions, reaffirmations, or withdrawals of existing AWWA Standards. The referenced standards project is being considered for approval and the publication of this notice begins AWWA's 30-day public comment period. An electronic public review copy of the proposed standard can be obtained for review during the ...

  • FDA Bans Use Of Triclosan In Health Care Antiseptics

    At the end of last year, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) banned 24 ingredients commonly used in over-the-counter (OTC) topical antiseptics. These active ingredients – which are now no longer ‘generally recognized as safe and effective’ – include triclosan, an antibacterial and antifungal agent found in many consumer and health care products. ...


    By UL - The WERCS

  • Reducing the Risks in Regulatory Reporting

    A growing number of organisations operating in regulated industries are becoming increasingly aware of the importance of data custody and integrity to manage financial and reputational risk.  Clunky and uncontrolled data exchange can introduce errors, create uncertainty and damage relationships between organisations.  Sharing (or interchanging) data ...

  • 2018 Global EHS Regulatory Forecast: Register Today!

    How will developments driven by an unstable global political climate indirectly impact EHS regulations and the success of your business operations? Enhesa's  ...

  • AWWA comment period on ANSI/AWWA F120 - Ozone Systems for Water

    AWWA solicits public comments on all proposed new AWWA Standards, and on all proposed revisions, reaffirmations, or withdrawals of existing AWWA Standards. The referenced standards project is being considered for approval and the publication of this notice begins AWWA's 30-day public comment period. An electronic public review copy of the proposed standard can be obtained for review during the ...

  • UL Acquires ChemADVISOR

    UL, a global leader in safety science, today announced the acquisition of ChemADVISOR, a recognized world leader in chemical regulatory compliance and data solutions. Integrating ChemADVISOR’s environmental, health, safety and transportation information and solutions will broaden UL’s compliance solution services that help businesses navigate the ever-changing, chemical regulatory ...


    By UL Environment

  • ECHA Launches New “Brexit” Guidance Section

    The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has recently launched a section on their website offering information and advice on what will happen to the regulatory obligations of UK entities and EU Member States following Brexit (aka “Britain’s Exit” from the EU). The new dedicated webpage provides guidance for companies and other stakeholders ...


    By UL - The WERCS

  • 3E Company Evolves Brand Identity to Become Verisk 3E

    3E Company, the leading global provider of intelligent compliance solutions, today announced that it has evolved its brand to become Verisk 3E. Since its acquisition by Verisk Analytics in 2010, 3E has become deeply embedded in the Verisk enterprise. Its new brand identity leverages the combined strength of the enterprise, while also affirming 3E’s rich and accomplished 30-year history and ...


    By Verisk 3E

  • FERC Staff Report Identifies Lessons Learned From CIP Reliability Audits

    Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) staff issued a report offering recommendations to help users, owners, and operators of the bulk-power system assess their risk, compliance and overall cyber security. The findings in the report are based on lessons learned from several non-public audits of registered entities. These lessons learned can help facilitate compliance with mandatory ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • How GHS Differs Around the World: 3 Main Reasons It’s Not Harmonised

    The United Nations’ Globally Harmonised System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) has taken root across the world and continues to spread. But anyone involved in product compliance knows that all regulations are local. Indeed, as each government adopts the “globally harmonized” system, differences creep in. In some cases, the differences are compromises built ...


    By UL - The WERCS

  • ECHA Launch Public Consultation On 9 New SVHCs

    The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has recently launched a public consultation on proposals to identify nine new Substances of Very High Concern (SVHCs). If the proposals are accepted, these substances will be included in ECHA’s Candidate List, which may result in additional legal obligations for manufacturers and importers who supply these ...


    By UL - The WERCS

  • EPA Seeks Comment on Nominations to “Augmented” Science Advisory Committee on Chemicals

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published a  ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.’s Comments on New Category Documents under the New Chemicals Program

    Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) appreciates the efforts being made by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to upgrade and update several of the category documents in the New Chemicals Program, encourage EPA’s continued activity in this area, and encourage EPA to engage in a broader effort to solicit public comments.  We recognize the critical role that the new ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Summer 2017 Regulatory, Testing, and Policy Outlook for Chemical Consortia

    For the chemical industry, 2017 has been a year of evolutionary change, coupled with increasing uncertainties.  Implementation of the amended Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) is underway.  With the aggressive deadlines in the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, companies are required to review a multitude of proposals, often issued by the U.S. Environmental ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • EC Publishes Final Report of Nanocomput Project

    In July 2017, the European Commission’s (EC) Joint Research Center (JRC) published a report entitled Evaluation of the availability and applicability of computational approaches in the safety assessment of nanomaterials:  Final report of the Nanocomput ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • AWWA releases updated edition of M58 Internal Corrosion Control

    The second edition of the American Water Works Association’s  ...

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