The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will host a series of “listening sessions” across the country to allow stakeholders to comment on its Aug. 18 Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) intended to update its Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program.
On Sept. 9, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 5078, the Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act, by a vote of 262–152.
This summer, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) issued new Guidance for the Efficacy Testing of Antifouling Products.
California Air Resources Board (CARB) to Survey Architectural and Industrial Maintenance (AIM) Coatings, Consumer and Commercial Products, and Aerosol CoatingsTuesday, August 26, 2014
California’s Air Resources Board (CARB) is undertaking its largest product survey initiative to date. In 2014, CARB will conduct a survey of architectural and industrial maintenance (AIM) coatings, consumer and commercial products, and aerosol coatings sold in or supplied to California.
OSHA Seeks Additional Information on Proposed Rule for Improved Tracking of Workplace Injury and IllnessesTuesday, August 26, 2014
On Aug. 13, OSHA published a request for supplementary information as a follow-up to its proposed rule released on Nov.8, 2013 that amends its recordkeeping regulations to add requirements for the electronic submission of injury and illness information.
On Aug. 9, Health Canada published updated revisions to the Hazardous Products Regulations in Gazette 1, which will implement the United Nations’ Globally Harmonized System (GHS) for the Classification and Labeling of Hazardous Chemicals in Canada
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on Aug. 18 published in the Federal Register an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) to update its Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program.
On Aug. 11, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Administration (PHMSA) published in the Federal Register a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for Reverse Logistics — the safe return of goods from the consumer/marketplace to the vendor, manufacturer, or supplier for reuse, recycling, or disposal.