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Governor Brown says he wants to reform Proposition 65, but where's the beef?

Governor Brown has announced he intends to reform California's Proposition 65. However, no detailed legislative language has been proposed, only an announcement about the California Environmental Protection Agency (the parent of the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment which administers...

Lawsuit Seeks To Compel U.S. EPA Disclosure Of Pesticide Inert Ingredients

By: Steven M. Siros On March 5, 2014, several environmental groups filed a lawsuit against U.S. EPA seeking to compel the public disclosure of "inert" ingredients in pesticide products. Under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act ("FIFRA"), pesticide manufacturers...

California Seeks to Amend Proposition 65

By Steven M. Siros , Partner, Jenner & Block On January 12, 2015, California's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment ("OEHHA") proposed modifications to California's controversial Proposition 65 regulations. As any company that does business in California should...