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March 29, 2012
Bioplastics firm DaniMer Scientific (Bainbridge, GA) has partnered with Myriant (Quincy, MA) to use biobased succinic acid in the production of polymers. The two firms have already...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/Myriant-Forms-Bioplastic-Partnership_42377.html
March 28, 2012
The U.S. FDA has through March 31 to respond to a petition seeking restrictions on the use of bisphenol A (BPA) in food packaging. The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/FDA-Response-to-BPA-Petition-Due-by-April-1_42352.html
March 28, 2012
Canadian public health officials are preparing to release a preliminary risk assessment for the antimicrobial triclosan, and the findings could have widespread commercial implications...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/Canadas-Triclosan-Risk-Assessment-Slated-for-Release-March-31_42341.html
March 26, 2012
EPA has proposed significant new use requirements for five groups of substances including polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), part of the agency’s ongoing effort to improve...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/EPA-Proposes-SNURs-for-Five-Groups-of-Chemicals_42287.html
March 23, 2012
The European Union (EU) has begun to implement the 'Evaluation' component of its Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals (Reach) program. An initial list of 90...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/EU-Launches-Evaluation-Stage-of-Reach_41946.html
March 20, 2012
EPA has proposed significant new use requirements for five groups of substances including polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), part of the agency’s ongoing effort to improve...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/EPA-Proposes-Significant-New-Use-Requirements-for-PBDEs_42125.html
March 13, 2012
EPA says it will conduct more testing at Pavillion, WY where a recent draft report indicated water contamination was caused by hydraulic fracturing, the first time the agency had...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/EPA-to-Conduct-More-Water-Quality-Tests-at-Pavillion-WY_41921.html
March 12, 2012
EPA has identified seven chemicals it will do risk assessments on this year, part of the agency’s stated goal of improving management of existing chemicals under the Toxic...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/EPA-Seven-TSCA-Risk-Assessments-Slated-for-this-Year_41932.html
March 12, 2012
A study by the Silent Spring Institute (Newton, MA) says a review of 213 cleaning products, cosmetics, personal care and other common consumer products show they contain “complex...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/Industry-Criticizes-Science-Used-in-Consumer-Products-Study_41929.html
March 12, 2012
The U.S. Senate last week voted 52-46 to defeat an amendment that would have blocked EPA’s rules limiting air emissions from industrial boilers, a measure that had been backed by...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/Senate-Votes-Down-Attempt-to-Block-Boiler-MACT-Rules_41927.html
March 12, 2012
Campbell’s Soup will phase out the use of bisphenol A (BPA) in can linings, CFO Craig Owens said in a recent shareholders call. The company has not provided a timeline for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/Campbells-Soup-Commits-to-BPA-Phaseout_41924.html
March 12, 2012
EPA says it will conduct more testing at Pavillion, WY where a recent draft report indicated water contamination was caused by hydraulic fracturing, the first time the agency had...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/EPA-to-Conduct-More-Testing-in-Wyoming-Hydraulic-Fracturing-Investigation_41925.html
March 9, 2012
 The U.S. Senate yesterday voted 52-46 to defeat an amendment that would have blocked EPA’s rules limiting air emissions from industrial boilers, a measure that had been...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/Senate-Vote-Defeats-Boiler-MACT-Amendment_41902.html
March 8, 2012
A study by the Silent Spring Institute (Newton, MA) says a review of 213 cleaning products, cosmetics, personal care and other common consumer products show they contain “complex...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/Industry-Disputes-Methodology-Used-in-Cleaning-Products-Study_41882.html
March 7, 2012
Senator Susan Collins (R., ME) has attached an amendment to a Senate transportation bill that would halt implementation of air emission rules for industrial boilers and would allow...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/Amendment-to-Senate-Transportation-Bill-Would-Block-Boiler-MACT-Rules_41869.html
March 5, 2012
EPA has identified seven chemicals it will do risk assessments on this year, part of the agency’s stated goal of improving management of existing chemicals under the Toxic...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/EPA-Identifies-Seven-Substances-for-2012-TSCA-Assessments_41794.html
February 29, 2012
Korea has delayed by at least a month, the approval of a cap-and-trade system to be established by 2015, for cutting carbon emissions, say press reports. The legislative and judiciary...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/Korea-Delays-Approval-of-Carbon-Trading-System_41669.html
February 27, 2012
Bayer says it will establish two "Bayer Bee Care Centers" to consolidate existing and future bee health projects from Bayer companies in cooperation with external partners...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/Bayer-Invests-in-Bee-Health_41630.html
February 27, 2012
EPA has released its final air toxics emission limits for polyvinyl chloride (PVC) production units, replacing a 2002 standard that a federal court found inadequate. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/U-S-Finalizes-Emission-Limits-for-PVC-Units_41624.html
February 27, 2012
EPA has issued its assessment of dioxin’s noncancer health effects, part of an effort that has been in progress for more than 20 years and represents one of industry’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/envirotech/regulatory/toxics/U-S-EPA-Issues-Final-Dioxin-Assessment_41620.html
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