A Product Category Rule enables product environmental information to be more transparent and useful to the marketplace.
The proposed rules are 1) procedures for prioritization of existing chemicals, 2) procedures for EPA risk evaluations of existing chemicals, 3) a reporting rule to “reset” the TSCA inventory, and 4) the establishment of user fees under the TSCA program.
A previous PaintCare bill passed the New Jersey Assembly and Senate. Unfortunately, Gov. Chris Christie didn’t sign the legislation, allowing a pocket veto. ACA stands behind its landmark paint stewardship program, and believes New Jersey residents and government will greatly benefit from embracing it in their state.
OSHA maintains that it can cite employers for recordkeeping violations for up to six months after the five-year retention period expires, not just six months after the initial failure to record (first day of occurrence, or injury), without running afoul of the OSH Act’s statute of limitations.
Looking at trends within construction shows that while overall construction spending is up 4.1% year over year in the most recent construction figures (November), there are large variances in how the components fared in the past 12 months.
The new facility, with an annual capacity of about 13,000 metric tons, is anticipated to involve capital expenditure of some $150 million.
According to Sika, the acquisition brings technology and know-how that will accelerate the company’s growth and drive innovation in the North American market via the strong synergies between the companies.
The transaction is based on a deal value of €475 million, with BASF’s Industrial Coatings business generating revenue close to €300 million in 2015.
Cadence will become part of the Specialty Intermediates division of Maroon Group. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The merger with Dunn-Edwards provides Nippon Paint with a platform for growth throughout the U.S, the companies stated.