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TSCA: Preparing for the Inventory Reset: It Is Not That Easy
With the recent release of the 2016 Chemical Data Reporting (CDR) dataset and the initial interim list of active substances released with the February 2017 copy of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Inventory (Inventory), the magnitude of effort that will be needed for the Section 8(b)(4) Inventory Reset is becoming clear. Stakeholders should waste no time in preparing to meet their obligations. Non-confidential Portion of the Inventory Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) reviewed the substances...
Join Us for ´TSCA Reform: One Year Later´ Conference, June 27, 2017
Join theEnvironmental Law Institute(ELI) and theGeorge Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Healthfor a day-long conference exploring the federal government’s implementation of the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, which significantly amended the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), just over one year after it was signed into law. Speakers will discuss key components of the bipartisan legislation and will provide an overview of the current state of implementation...
Bloomberg BNA Presents “Reviewing New Chemicals under Amended TSCA: Impact on Innovation” Webinar
Since enactment of the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act last June, a logjam of new chemicals under review at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) unable to enter commerce has developed. EPA’s Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics (OPPT) is adjusting to new requirements in the 2016 amendments to the nation’s primary chemicals law, the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), and making progress in diminishing the backlog.Former EPA officials have analyzed the types...
Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. and ABA Books Release New TSCA: A Guide to the Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act and Its Implementation
Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) is pleased to announce the publication ofNew TSCA: A Guide to the Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act and Its Implementation,released today by the American Bar Association (ABA). This new book is a comprehensive guide to the substantial revisions to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) occasioned by enactment of the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act on June 22, 2016, to produce “new TSCA,” amending and replacing “old TSCA”...
EPA to Host Meeting and Solicit Comments on Assignment and Application of Unique Identifiers under Section 14 of TSCA
On May 8, 2017, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued in theFederal Registera notification stating that a public meeting will be held to elicit public input on approaches for assigning and applying Unique Identifiers (UID) that are now required whenever it approves a Confidential Business Information (CBI) claim for the specific chemical identity of a chemical substance. 82 Fed. Reg. 21386. The meeting will be held onMay 24, 2017, from1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (EDT)in Washington, D.C.Registration is...