EPA aims to amend its Chemical Data Reporting rule to update the definition of small entities (small manufacturers), who are exempt from reporting, and add exemptions for specific types of byproducts, to simplify reporting.
EPA is required to prioritize 20 chemical substances as candidates for designation as High Priority Substances for risk evaluation, and 20 chemical substances as candidates for designation as Low Priority Substances for risk evaluation.
The MOU reaffirms the principles and commitments of the U.S.-Canada Regulatory Cooperation Council (RCC), originally established in 2011. Through the elimination of unnecessary regulatory differences, the MOU aims to promotes economic growth, innovation, competitiveness, and job creation.
The Joseph J. Mattiello Lecture Award will be presented at the ACA CoatingsTech Conference, March 20–22, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio.