California's Green Chemistry: The Regulations are Coming!

California is developing "Green Chemistry" regulations that could affect all businesses-including non-California companies-that make consumer products sold in the state as well as companies that manufacture chemicals used in those consumer products. In September 2008, Governor Schwarzenegger...

Keller and Heckman: Summary – Chemical Safety Improvement Act of 2013

On May 22, 2013, Senators Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) and David Vitter (R-LA) announced that they were introducing a bipartisan bill to modernize the 37-year-old Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). The Chemical Safety Improvement Act of 2013 (CSIA) would, according to the Drafters, "for the first time...