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ACA Webinar: Washington State Safer Products Program
Presenter: David Darling, ACA vice president, Health, Safety, and Environmental Affairs
This free webinar will provide an overview of the Washington State Safer Products Program — the regulatory program to reduce toxic chemicals in consumer products administered by the state Department of Ecology. In May 2020, citing concerns over inadvertent Polychlorinated biphenyls (iPCBs), DOE added Paints, and over concerns with bisphenols, added Food Can coatings to the list of the program’s priority consumer products DOE is expected to work over the next two years to identify alternatives for certain pigments that contain iPCBs and non-bisphenol coatings and report back to the Legislature any proposed regulatory actions on June 1, 2022, and adopting any such regulations by June 1, 2023.