BRAG will be sponsoring an in-depth TSCA workshop with the Society for the Commercial Development of Industrial Biotechnology (SCD-iBIO) on November 11, 2013, in Philadelphia as part of the 2nd International SCD-iBIO Forum, Commercializing Global Green: Markets From The Value Chain Perspective. More information is available online.
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...
Save the date — TSCA Reform — One Year Later
Join theEnvironmental Law Instituteand 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....
Sheryl Lindros Dolan Presents “Protecting Trade Secrets Around the World Part 1: Comparing CBI Requirements under New TSCA and OSHA HCS 2012” at the SCHC Spring Meeting
On March 28, 2017,Sheryl Lindros Dolan, Senior Regulatory Consultant at Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), presented “Protecting Trade Secrets Around the World Part 1: Comparing CBI Requirements under New TSCA and OSHA HCS 2012” at theSociety for Chemical Hazard Communication (SCHC) Spring Meeting. Ms. Dolan’s presentation reviewed the requirements for confidential business information (CBI) protection under the new Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), compared these requirements with...
New article discusses TSCA reform provisions pertinent to manufacturers and processors of nanoscale materials
We are pleased to announced that Lynn L. Bergeson, Charles M. Auer, and Carla N. Hutton published an article, “Practitioner Insights: A Review and Analysis of TSCA Reform Provisions Pertinent to Manufacturers and Processors of Nanoscale Materials,” in the January 26, 2017, issue of Bloomberg BNA’s Daily Environment Report. The article reviews and analyzes the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) as amended by the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, Pub. L. No. 114-182,...