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October 10, 2013
European environment commissioner Janez Poto─Źnik and Lithuanian environment minister Valentinas Mazuronis have signed the Minamata Convention on Mercury on behalf of the European...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/European-Union-signs-international-mercury-pollution-convention_55806.html
October 10, 2013
German chemical industry association VCI (Frankfurt) has used a study prepared by IHS to back VCI's case for a change in direction of the German government's energy policy. A change is...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/German-industry-association-uses-IHS-study-to-back-case-for-energy-policy-reform_55868.html
October 8, 2013
Dow AgroSciences announced today that it has won a second lawsuit in a patent infringement fray with Bayer CropScience over Dow’s Enlist herbicide-resistant technology. Bayer...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/gmo/Court-rules-Dow-seed-does-not-infringe-Bayer-CropScience-patents_55750.html
October 3, 2013
The Helium Stewardship Act of 2013 has been passed by both the US Senate and House of Representatives—preventing the pending shutdown of the Federal Helium Reserve, which would...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Helium-Stewardship-Act-passed-by-House-and-Senate_55618.html
October 1, 2013
Linde announced its support of the US Senate after last week’s announcement of extending the federal helium program. The company says the legislation will help stabilize helium...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Linde-announces-support-of-helium-bill_55379.html
October 1, 2013
Monsanto  has halted construction of a $150-million corn processing plant in Cordoba, Argentina because environmental group Argentine Malvinas Assembly has blocked entry to the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/gmo/Argentine-protestors-delay-construction-of-Monsanto-processing-plant_55561.html
October 1, 2013
EPA announced today that it is finalizing a rule that will allow the agency to restrict imports of potentially harmful perfluorinated chemicals—which are known to persist in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/EPA-issues-final-rule-regulating-PFOAs-in-carpet_55537.html
September 27, 2013
The European Commission has officially asked Germany to adapt its law on chemicals by changing how it governs the sale of products containing methylene di-para-phenylene isocyanate...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/European-Commission-requests-Germany-to-comply-with-rules-on-products-containing-MDI_55474.html
September 26, 2013
The EU Court of Justice has ruled that Dow Chemical and DuPont must pay the full fines levied by the European Commission for the participation of the companies' former joint venture, Dow DuPont Elastomers, in a scheme to fix the price of chloroprene rubber between 1993 and 2002....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Dow-DuPont-lose-appeal-over-EU-chloroprene-rubber-cartel-fine_55451.html
September 25, 2013
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has invited comments on a proposal for harmonized classification and labeling (CLH) for glutaraldehyde. The substance is used as a...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/ECHA-invites-comments-on-proposals-for-harmonized-classification-and-labeling-of-glutaraldehyde_55416.html
September 25, 2013
Total Petrochemicals USA has agreed pay $8.75 million to settle a lawsuit, in which the US EPA alleged that the company had failed to comply with the terms of a 2007 settlement addressing earlier violations of the Clean Air Act at its Port Arthur, TX, refinery, according to a statement issued by the US Department of Justice on 20 September....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Total-settles-with-EPA-for-$8-75-million-over-2007-settlement-for-noncompliance-at-Port-Arthur_55409.html
September 24, 2013
EPA (Washington) has issued a draft report on the flame-retardant hexabromocyclododecane (HBCD) identifying possible alternative materials for use in polystyrene building insulation...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/EPA-issues-report-on-flame-retardant-alternatives_55407.html
September 20, 2013
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has called for testing proposals for three substances: bismuth trinitrate, the 2-oxiranylmethyl ester of (branched) nonanoic acid, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/ECHA-requests-testing-proposals-for-three-substances_55336.html
September 20, 2013
EPA today proposed strict carbon emissions standards for new power plants, spurring criticism from industry groups who accuse the agency of overreaching its authority under the Clean...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/EPA-releases-draft-limits-on-power-plant-carbon-emissions_55339.html
September 20, 2013
The US Senate announced yesterday that it has passed a measure that will prevent a possible shutdown of the US federal helium reserve by a 97-2 vote, reports say. Under the current...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Senate-approves-measure-preventing-helium-reserve-shutdown_55337.html
September 18, 2013
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has launched a public consultation on proposals for the restriction of nonylphenols (NPs) and nonylphenol ethoxylates (NPEs) in textile...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/ECHA-launches-public-consultation-on-restriction-of-nonylphenols-and-nonylphenol-ethoxylates-in-textile-articles_55227.html
September 18, 2013
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has opened a public consultation on N-methylpyrrolidone (NMP). The substance is used mainly as a solvent, as a cleaning agent, and in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/ECHA-opens-public-consultation-on-N-methylpyrrolidone_55232.html
September 16, 2013
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has called for testing proposals for allylamine. The hazard end point for which vertebrate testing has been proposed is genetic toxicity...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/ECHA-requests-testing-proposals-for-allylamine_55173.html
September 11, 2013
Cristal and Kronos have joined DuPont and Huntsman in agreeing to settle a class action lawsuit alleging that the four companies had conspired to fix the price of titanium dioxide beginning in 2003, according to an order filed by the United States District Court of Maryland....
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Cristal-Kronos-settle-with-TiO2-price-fixing-plaintiffs-for-$85-million_55101.html
September 11, 2013
Ineos may be considering selling its polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plant at Schkopau, Germany, to gain approval from the European Commission for the previously announced PVC joint venture...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/Report-Ineos-mulling-sale-of-PVC-plant-in-Germany-to-help-gain-EU-approval-of-JV-with-Solvay_55100.html
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