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Production Thresholds Triggering Obligation To File Reports in 2016 Summarized by EPA
April 10
Science Advisory Board Reform Effort Evokes Bill Vetoed by Reagan, Former Official Says
April 10
EPA to Delay Until May 2016 Release Of E-Manifest Fee Structure Proposal
April 10
Settlement Reached in Monarch Butterfly Case
April 10
EPA Renovator Certifications Extended
April 10
Lowe's to Phase Out Neonicotinoids, Treated Plants After Investor Campaign
April 9
EU Scientific Review Raises More Concerns About Neonicotinoids Over Pollinator Health
April 9
Washington Tribe Brings Novel Legal Tool To Challenge Bakken Crude by Rail
April 9
Narrow House TSCA Reform Bill Circulates; April 14 Hearing to Include EPA Testimony
April 8
Restrictions on 24 Chemicals Formally Lifted Under Proposed EPA Update of Older Rules
April 8
EPA Announces FIFRA Settlement with Two Companies Over Improper Pesticide Labeling
April 8
EPA Criticized for Carrying Over Chemicals From Previous Contaminant Candidate List
April 8
EPA Overdue on Air Toxics Reviews, Complaint Says in Seeking Court Deadlines
April 8
Operators Must Protect Gas, Hazardous Liquid Pipelines From Floods, PHMSA Says
April 8
Bill to Set Stabilization Requirement for Crude
April 8
Legislation to Overhaul TSCA Greeted By Partisan Split Among Attorneys General
April 7
EPA Demand Letter Triggers Duty to Defend; Superfund Liability Notice Equivalent to Suit
April 7
NTSB Says Crude-by-Rail Rule Must Address Tank Car Survivability, Phaseout Requirement
April 6
Innovation Outpacing Regulatory Systems; Modernized TSCA, New Data Said to Help
April 6
Canada Proposes Ban on Toxic Substances, Including Popular Flame Retardant HBCD
April 6
Comments on Proposed Nanotech Rule Due July 6
April 6
Canada Publishes Guidance on Contaminated Sites
April 6
Chemical Safety Board May Share Power; White House Reconsiders Interim Chief Move
April 3
Polarized Neonicotinoid Debate a Distraction From Addressing Bee Peril, Scientists Say
April 3
Butterflies, Glyphosate to Be Addressed In Federal Pollinator Strategy, EPA Tells Court
April 3
Canada Considers Further Toxicity Review of Seven Azo Dye Substances
April 3
EPA Won't Approve New Outdoor Uses Of Neonicotinoids Without Bee Safety Data
April 2
Seven Chemicals to Be Reviewed by IARC In 2016 to Gauge Cancer-Causing Potential
April 2
Portland City Council Bans Purchase, Use Of Neonicotinoids on Municipal Property
April 2
GE's Superfund ‘Arranger' Victory Stands; Transformers' Venting Valve Not ‘Disposal'
April 2
EPA OKs Enlist Duo in Nine States But Not Tennessee
April 2
Deadlines to Phase Out Some HFCs Too Aggressive, Whitfield Tells EPA
April 1
Canadian Assessments Propose Finding Two Forms of Trisiloxane Not Toxic
April 1
Idaho Enacts Law Written by Agribusiness To Prohibit Local Regulation of GM Seeds
April 1
Shippers, Carriers, NTSB Call for Changes To ‘Miscellaneous' PHMSA Hazmat Rule
April 1
BNSF Phases Out Some Tank Cars, Lowers Speeds in Upgraded Safety Rules
April 1
Fireworks Name Change Doesn't Require Extra Approval Application, PHMSA Clarifies
April 1
Formaldehyde Emissions Rule Expected By End of Year, EPA Tells Rep. Matsui
March 31
EPA Orders Florida Company to End Sales of Unregistered Nanosilver Products
March 31
Ban on Whole Class of Flame Retardants In Four Product Types Urged in CPSC Petition
March 31
Health Data on Workers Exposed to Asbestos Not Subject to FOIA, District Court Says
March 31
Colorado Governor Signs Bill Banning Microbeads
March 31
CSX to Pay $361,000 to Virginia for Derailment, Spill
March 31
Monsanto Contributes to Butterfly Conservation Fund
March 31
Aboveground Tank Inspections Limited In Bill Signed by West Virginia Governor
March 30
ECHA Tells Registrants to Get Ready For Draft REACH Substance Evaluations
March 30
Possible Bans, Restrictions on Three Solvents Will Be Focus of Two Small Business Panels
March 30
Registration Review Moves Forward With Decisions on 12 More Pesticides
March 30
Crude-by-Rail Rule Underestimates Costs, Number of Tank Cars, Industry Tells OMB
March 30
Energy Agency Provides Monthly Crude-by-Rail Data
March 30
Biologists, Other Scientists Sought for PCB Meeting
March 30
Cantwell's Crude-by-Rail Budget Amendment Targeted by API; Heitkamp Proposal Adopted
March 27
House Panel Probes Chemical Board's Move to Consolidate Executive Authority
March 27
Most Oil, Gas Drillers Keep Some Fracking Chemicals Secret in FracFocus, EPA Says
March 27
Questions About Fees, Hiring Staff Among Issues Raised by TSCA Reform Bills
March 27
French Chemical Makers Call for Climate Pact That Facilitates ‘Fair Competition'
March 27
EU Countries To Test Compliance With REACH Authorization Obligations
March 27
China Updates Hazardous Chemicals Catalog for First Time Since 2002
March 27
Canada to Conduct Scientific Review of Environmental Impact of Microbeads
March 27
Manufacturers of Six Biodiesels Must Prepare To File Data in 2016 as EPA Withdraws Rule
March 27
Limiting Flammable Gas Volume on Planes Drove Butane Fuel Cell Rule, PHMSA Says
March 27
EPA Issues Warning After Methyl Bromide Incident
March 27
Chemical Safety Board Chairman Gives Up Leadership, Expected to Remain as Member
March 27
U.N.-Linked Agency Cites Cancer Risks For Five Organophosphate Pesticides
March 26
CERCLA's Defenses and Exemptions Based on Interactions With Other Federal Environmental Laws
March 25
USDA Biotech Chief: Time to Update Our Regulations
March 25
Chemical Manufacturers, Processors To Report Basic Data Under EPA Proposal
March 25
10 Years After Deadly BP Texas City Disaster, Refinery Safety Gaps Still Exist, CSB Says
March 25
EU Chemicals Agency Reports on Process To Assess Most-Hazardous Substances
March 25
Revision to California Chemical Warnings Law Would Increase Litigation, Businesses Say
March 25
CPSC Probing Lumber Liquidators Flooring For Formaldehyde; Inquiry Could Take Months
March 25
Monsanto Beats State Superfund Claim; Lawful Sale of PCBs Insufficient for Liability
March 25
Faster Progress on Risk Management Rule Necessary, Advocates Tell White House
March 19
Bill to Ban Permits for Pesticide Spraying On, Near Waters Approved by House Panel
March 19
Missouri Courthouse Workers Win Class Status in Medical Monitoring Asbestos Case
March 19
Surcharge on Use of Older Tank Cars Violates Common Carrier Obligations, Lawsuit Alleges
March 19
Lithium Battery Standards Meeting Set for April 7-9
March 19
FAA Meeting for Dangerous Goods Session Prep
March 19
Bill Would Reauthorize Rail Safety Grant Program
March 19
State Role Overseeing Chemical Safety Is Central Issue in TSCA Reform Hearing
March 18
More Stringent Air Toxics Rule for Off-Site Waste, Recovery Facilities Set by EPA
March 18
With New Deadline, OSHA Accepting Input On Chemical Management Until October
March 18
Food Producers' Win in Prop 65 Case; No Warning Needed for Lead in Baby Food
March 18
Enforceable Right to Challenge Agency Data Asserted in Lawsuit Heard by Ninth Circuit
March 18
Boxer, Udall Argue Merits of Respective Proposals That Would Overhaul TSCA
March 17
EU Chemicals Agency Confirms Substances Facing Review Through 2017 Under REACH
March 17
Exide Technologies Settles With EPA, Indiana Over Air Violations at Muncie Lead Smelter
March 17
Senators Debate Need for Law to Keep EPA From Ever Regulating Lead Ammo
March 17
Court Says Site-Specific Studies Needed To Farm Modified Crops in Wildlife Refuges
March 17
Replace Unapproved Tanker Car Valves For Hazmat Transport, Authorities Say
March 17
DOT Should Alter Crude Oil Order, Use Newer Tank Car Model, Oil Alliance Says
March 17
EPA Advisers to Meet on Contaminant Candidate List
March 17
N.Y., U.S. Inspectors Cite Defects in Rail Cars, Tracks
March 17
$2.57 Million Elementis Penalty Reversed In Decision on Hexavalent Chromium Study
March 16
Comments on Proposed Rule on Phthalates In Children's Products Extended to April 15
March 16
Railroad Administration Lacks Data to Justify Two-Person Crew, Railroads Tell White House
March 16
French Chemical Makers Criticize Endocrine Disruptor ‘Contamination' Finding for Women
March 16
Major Environmental Statute Revamp Unlikely In Congress This Session, Senior Aides Say
March 16
San Diego, Port Authority Sue Monsanto To Finance Cleanup of PCBs in Bay
March 16
Lawsuit Challenges Another Pesticide On Endangered Species Act Grounds
March 16
CPUC Proposes $1.6 Billion Fine For 2010 Deadly Gas Pipeline Explosion
March 16
EPA, FDA to Share Pesticide, Chemical Data
March 16
Perfluorinated Chemical Comment Deadline Extended
March 16
Chemical Safety Chief to Testify on TSCA Reform
March 16
Canada Imposes New Notice on Decenamide
March 16
Speed Limits May Not Stop Fiery Oil Spills, U.S. Railroad Regulator Says
March 13
Work on Nanotech Risks Gets Increasing Investment in Obama's Fiscal 2016 Budget
March 13
Philadelphia Asks Federal Government, Rail Companies to Address Crude Oil Risks
March 13
Bioengineered Chemicals Road Map Issued
March 13
EPA Settles Lawsuit Over Requirements For Submission of Antimicrobial Data
March 13
Details Emerge on Upcoming National Pollinator Health Strategy
March 13
DeFazio Asks GAO to Assess Capabilities For Response to Crude-by-Rail Incidents
March 13
Wisconsin Environmental Group Challenges Expansion of Crude Oil Rail Traffic
March 12
Bill to Bar EPA Lead Bullet Regulation, Aiding Wetlands Programs Draws Committee Praise
March 12
Boxer, Markey Introduce TSCA Reform Bill That Would Retain State Regulatory Authority
March 12
RCRA ‘Solid Waste' Includes Contaminants Deposited by Air, Water and Soil Seepage
March 12
Texas Chemical Company Settles RCRA Case For $230,000, Will Assess Waste Streams
March 12
U.S., Canadian Council Crafting Work Plans On Risk Assessments, New Uses of Chemicals
March 12
French Agency Says Health Gains for Silver Nano Use Must Outweigh Environmental Risks
March 12
Dupont Sues Monsanto to Enforce Gene-Gun Technology Award
March 12
EPA Quickly Approves New Beehive Pesticide
March 12
IRIS Program Cancels April Meeting
March 12
More Scrutiny to Come for Antimicrobial Pesticides, EPA Enforcement Official Says
March 11
Guidance on Data Required for Antimicrobials Coming From EPA Following Legal Settlement
March 11
Best Remedy for Ailing CSB Is Merger With NTSB, Former Board Members Say
March 11
Phaseout of Older Crude-by-Rail Cars Feasible in Five to Seven Years, Makers Say
March 11
Japan Submits Bill to National Legislature To Ratify Minamata Convention on Mercury
March 11
PHMSA Alters Pipeline Inspection, Survey Rules, Labels Ethanol as Hazardous Liquid
March 11
Denmark Issues Guidance on Nano Risks
March 11
TSCA Legislation Protects Public Health, State Rights, Commerce, Senators Say
March 10
Chemicals Spilled in West Virginia's Elk River To Be Studied for Potential Toxicity by NTP
March 10
Diluted Bitumen Seen as ‘Time Bomb’ In Pipeline Spills, Coast Guard Says
March 10
Railroads Lobbying White House To Omit Brake Requirement in Train Rules
March 10
Democrat's Bill Would Update Asbestos Reporting
March 10
Udall Set to Offer TSCA Reform Legislation With Industry Fees, Limited State Preemption
March 9
Worker Exposures to Cobalt, Increased Uses Backdrop as NTP Reviews Its Carcinogenicity
March 9
EPA Pesticide Chief Lays Out Priorities, Concerns for 2015, Clarifies Time Lines
March 9
Study Says Endocrine Disruptors, Illnesses Cost Billions; Basis of Claims Questioned
March 9
DOE Study on Crude Oil Properties Begins As Government Probes Oil Train Derailment
March 9
Data Disclosure, Public Pressure Said to Play Key Roles in Chemical Makers' Pollution Cuts
March 6
DHS Chemical Security Program Dropped Hundreds of Sites in Past Year, Data Show
March 6
Workers Who Might Touch Solvent Must Use Impervious Gloves, EPA Says in Final Rule
March 5
Trichloroethylene, Methylene Chloride Uses Could Be Limited Under Possible EPA Rules
March 5
EU, South Korean REACH Data Deadlines Might Swamp Available ‘Only Representatives’
March 5
EPA Urged to Withdraw Pretreatment Rule To Address Dental Mercury Discharges
March 5
EPA Must Be More Transparent About Hiring Senior Scientists, Inspector General Says
March 5
Senators Push Five-Year Extension For Railroad Safety System Implementation
March 5
Reducing Volatility of Crude Oil Essential To Rail Safety Upgrade, Schumer Says
March 5
Bringing Scientific Peer Review to Scientific Evidence
March 5
TSCA Update Crucial for U.S. to Maintain Global Competitiveness, DuPont Official Says
March 4
EPA's Design for Environment Program Renamed Safer Choice, Gets New Logo
March 4
Companies in Europe Advised to Monitor ECHA Substance Evaluation Appeals
March 4
EU Chemicals Agency Seeks Input On Two ‘Substances of Very High Concern'
March 4
Senator Seeks Probes of Chinese Flooring, Draws Parallel to Defective Drywall ‘Debacle'
March 4
Canada Considers Further Review of 39 Substances With ‘Properties of Concern'
March 4
CSB Chairman Weathers Bipartisan Assault, Demands for Resignation at House Hearing
March 4
Committee Passes Crude-by-Rail Response Bill
March 4
EPA Suspends Four Pesticide Products Over Manufacturers' Failure to Submit Data
March 3
Lumber Liquidators Fighting Class Action Over Formaldehyde in Chinese Wood Flooring
March 3
California Sets More Stringent Goal For Perchlorate in Drinking Water
March 3
Congress May Revisit SEC Requirements Governing Conflict Minerals From Congo
March 3
Cantwell to Introduce Crude-by-Rail Bill; First on Tank Car Standards This Session
March 3
EPA Exploring Chemicals Review Program Efficiency
March 3
DOE Seeks Waste Treatment, Disposal Proposals
March 3
Clean Power Rule on Advisory Council's Agenda
March 3
Legal Status of Chemical on June 1, 2016, To Determine Data Reporting Rule Threshold
March 2
Hydrocarbon Refrigerants With No Impact On Global Warming Gain Approval From EPA
March 2
New Pesticide Re-Evaluation Schedule Changes Timetable for Several Pesticides
March 2
Expedite, Finalize Oil-by-Rail Safety Rules, Pennsylvania Governor Says to Obama
March 2
CSX Must Restore Site of Derailment, Spill In West Virginia, According to EPA Order
March 2
Loss of Scientific Integrity Claims Rose At EPA During FY14 Amid Greater Outreach
March 2
Comment Period for New Use Rules Extended
March 2
Lawsuit Could Force EPA to Review Glyphosate, Effect on Monarch Butterflies
February 27
Safety Board Back Under House Oversight Microscope With Hearing Set for March 4
February 27
California to Try Again to Add Styrene To Proposition 65 List of Carcinogens
February 27
USDA Changes Methyl Bromide Rules for Fig Imports
February 27
House, Senate Bills Introduced Aimed At Boosting EPA Scientific Transparency
February 27
Determining Phthalates' Potential to Harm Beset by Many Unknowns, Scientists Tell EPA
February 27
Solvents Must Not Be Controlled as Narcotics In Treaty, Manufacturers, Military Contend
February 27
Pipeline Incident Communication Guide Is Available
February 27
Chemical Schedule, New Website for IRIS Taking Longer Than Expected, EPA Says
February 26
European Union Amends REACH to Include One-Generation Reproductive Toxicity Test
February 26
Compliance Checks Continue to Show Shortcomings, EU Chemicals Agency Reports
February 26
California Bill Would Buy Water Agencies Time to Comply with Chromium-6 Standard
February 26
14-Year Lapse in Pesticide Inspections Found in North Dakota by EPA Audit
February 26
Environmental Justice Weighed in Selecting Targets for Air Toxics Inspections, OIG Finds
February 26
Long Confirmation Process Discourages Many Candidates, Pending EPA Nominee Says
February 26
Some Railroads Would Have to Analyze Risks, Develop Plans Under Transportation Proposal
February 26
Options Outlined for Improving Safety Of Oil Transport in Great Lakes Region
February 26
Reintroduction of Bills Offering Tax Credits For Biobased Chemical Production Sought
February 25
Canadian Regulations Impose New Rail Safety Management System Requirements
February 25
EPA Sheds Light on Upcoming Pollinator Proposal
February 25
New Herbicides to Get Resistance-Control Conditions
February 25
ASTM Guide on Alternative Assessment Aims to Tailor Decisions to Business Context
February 24
Switchgrass-Bacteria Combination Removes Nearly Half of PCBs, Study Finds
February 24
Proposed Rule in Vermont Would Require Disclosure of Toxics in Children's Products
February 24
Canada Designates Fuel Oil No. 2 as Toxic, Says 28 Pharmaceutical Substances Are Not
February 24
EU Chemicals Agency Publishes Data Sharing Guidance for Biocidal Product Suppliers
February 24
CSX Derailment Probe Unlikely to Alter Crude-by-Rail Debate, May Expedite Rule
February 24
Shell Refinery Modifications to Accommodate Crude-by-Rail Need EIS, County Official Finds
February 24
Exxon Mobil Seeks Reconsideration Of $1 Million Fine After Yellowstone Spill
February 24
Chemical Companies Seek Permanent Tax Credit
February 24
More Efficacy Studies of Neonicotinoids on Tap
February 24
PHMSA Wants Global Radioactive Transport Input
February 24
FedEx Appeals Ruling on Federal HazMat Law Venue
February 24
Chemical Disclosure, Water Monitoring Suggested for Michigan Fracking Policy
February 23
PHMSA to Hold HazMat Research Meeting in April
February 23
Updates to CDC Chemical Exposure Report Reflect New Data, Revised Survey Practices
February 20
BPA Could Make Prop 65 List Pending Committee Consideration of Research in May
February 20
Listing of Two Common Industrial Solvents In UN Narcotics Treaty Set for March Vote
February 19
Precision Pesticide, Fertilizer Application Seen as Likely Benefit From FAA Drone Rule
February 19
Indicating GMO Content, Geographic Origin Of Crops Are Key Issues in EU Trade Talks
February 19
Scientists Convened by Chemistry Council Attack CHAP Report on Phthalates in Toys
February 19
Proposed CPSC Nanotechnology Center Would Study Consumer Health Risks
February 19
More Time for Input on Toluene Diisocyanates Rule
February 19
PHMSA Publishes Lithium Battery Rule Extension
February 19
Risks Warrant Oil-by-Rail Halt, Environmentalists Say
February 19
Safely Managing Anhydrous Ammonia Challenges Some Companies, EPA Says
February 18
Retailers, Manufacturers Win Extension On Non-Air Transport of Lithium Batteries
February 18
EPA Seeks People for Advisory Board to Help Develop Hazardous Waste E-Manifest System
February 18
Type of Oil Car in West Virginia Fire, Derailment May Be Rolling for Years
February 18
Health Effects of Low Doses of Chemicals Subject of EPA Query to National Academies
February 17
PHMSA to Hold HazMat Research Meeting in April
February 23
Unclear Whether Pesticides to Blame For Bee Deaths, CRS Report Finds
February 17
Dow Cleanup of Contaminated Flood Plain In Michigan Will Be Based on Dioxin Levels
February 17
OECD Issues Ecological Risk Guidance For Organometallics, Organic Metal Salts
February 17
Australia Chemicals Regulator Seeks New Restrictions on Persistent Organic Pollutants
February 17
Brazil Expands OECD Chemical Assessment
February 17
California Utility Agrees to Pay $922,000, Remove, Replace Equipment, Clean PCBs
February 13
Revised Oil Train Safety Rule Expected To Give Companies More Time for Upgrades
February 13
USDA Grants Final Approval to GMO Apple
February 13
FedEx Hazmat Claims Must Be Assessed In California State Court, Federal Court Says
February 12
ECHA Publishes Regulatory Science Strategy
February 12
Top Pesticide Regulators Met With Industry To Discuss Benefits of Neonicotinoids
February 12
EU Court Preliminary Opinion Would Increase Hazardous Substance Notification Burden
February 12
European Commission Calls for Input On Simplifying Some REACH Authorizations
February 12
House Bill Introduced to Block Permits For Spraying Pesticides on or Near Waters
February 12
GMO Labeling Bills Reintroduced in Congress
February 12
Greater State Role in Technical Assistance Envisioned Under Modernized Chemicals Law
February 12
HHS to Develop Toxicological Profiles For Two Widely Used Herbicides, Silica
February 11
EU Group Notes New Chromium VI Dose, Calls for Cut in Migration Level for Toys
February 11
France Revives Goal of Halving Pesticide Use, But Seven Years Later Than First Targeted
February 11
Progress Slow on IRIS, GAO Report Says
February 11
New Pesticide That Kills Mites in Beehives Put on Fast Track for Review by EPA
February 10
Profiles for Toxaphene, Trichlorobenzenes Issued by ATSDR, Listing Potential Hazards
February 10
OSHA Can't Cite Shampoo Maker for Using Agreed-Upon Formaldehyde Label, Court Says
February 10
PPG Remedy for Former Chromium Plant Would Thwart Development, Jersey City Says
February 10
Moure-Eraso Confirms Exit From CSB In June at End of Term as Chairman
February 10
EPA Cancels One Pesticide, Will Likely Cancel Second
February 10
California Advances Effort to Establish Safe Use Levels for Diisononyl Phthalate
February 6
OECD Guidelines Expected to Reduce Animal Testing for Chemical Skin-Allergy Potential
February 6
White House Reviewing PHMSA Rule Addressing Crude, Ethanol Rail Transport
February 6
EPA Approval Sought for Alternative Flaring Method
February 6
EPA Weighing Request to Designate Solvent Linked to Cancer Risk as Toxic Air Pollutant
February 6
CSB Reworks Authority, Cancels Cases; IG Report Alleges Illegal Private E-Mail Use
February 6
EPA Releases New List of Potential Contaminants in Drinking Water
February 5
Mechanistic Data Said Useful to Understand Effects of Different Doses of Chemicals
February 2
Ban on Personal Care Products Containing Plastic Microbeads Passes Vermont House
February 2
EU, U.S. TTIP Negotiators Hope to Progress On Talks Covering Market Access, Regulatory
February 2
OECD Web Portal Offers Safer Chemical Resources
February 2
EPA Issues New Use Rules for 27 Chemicals; Two Posed Risks Warranting Consent Orders
January 30
Canadian Safety Board Questions Oversight In Wake of Lac-Mégantic Railroad Disaster
January 30
Canada Government Amends PFOS Export Controls
January 30
EPA Working on Two Trichloroethylene Rules, Exploring Long-Unused Section 6 Authority
January 29
ECHA Gives Advance Notice of Substances Likely to Be REACH Compliance-Checked
January 29
Companies Appeal EU Chemical Agency Decisions Requesting Substance Information
January 29
Groups Challenge Air District Permit In Bid to Block Crude-by-Rail Operations
January 29
PHMSA Proposes Adding Exceptions From Special Permits to Hazmat Rules
January 29
FAA Proposes $1.3 Million in Penalties Against United Airlines on Hazmat Allegations
January 29
EPA Floats New Guidelines for Endocrine Testing
January 29
EPA Finalizes Methomyl Use Restrictions
January 29
Udall Vows Strong Defense Against Riders, Feels Optimistic on TSCA Reform Prospects
January 28
EPA Reopens Comment Period for Views On Burden of Chemical Data Reporting Rule
January 28
Crude-by-Rail, Positive Train Control Key Issues in Rail Safety for Senate
January 28
Plantings of Genetically Modified Crops Increase as U.S., Brazil Make Up for Declines
January 28
European Commission Publishes List of 77 Pesticides to Be Assessed for Substitution
January 28
New York Lifts Moratorium, Will Require Permits to Store Liquefied Natural Gas
January 28
Japan Changes Chemicals Reporting Date
January 28
Wyoming Agrees to Tighten Rules Governing Disclosure of Hydraulic Fracturing Chemicals
January 27
Federal Agencies Seek Academies' Advice On Using Emerging Toxicity, Exposure Data
January 27
California Official Says Case Not Made For Preempting States in TSCA Debate
January 27
High Worker Exposure to Perfluorinated Chemical Linked to Autoimmune Disorders
January 27
DEHP Authorization Process Not Flawed, European Chemicals Agency Contends
January 27
Visteon's TCE Leak Not Insured; Pollution Clause Excludes Coverage
January 27
China to Test Idea of Environmental Accident Contingency Plans From High-Risk Companies
January 27
Bayer Among Those Lobbying Aggressively On Pollinators Ahead of White House Report
January 27
NTSB Approves Findings, Recommendations For Improving Pipeline Integrity Management
January 27
PHMSA Guidance to Help Governments Plan, Mitigate Transmission Pipeline Risks
January 27
EPA Revamping GMO Insect Resistance Plan
January 27
Biodiesel Ingredients Exempt From Some Reporting
January 27
Withdrawal of PVC Emissions Standards Proceeds; Limits Were Based on Faulty Data
January 26
Salvage Managers Sentenced, Ordered To Pay $10.3 Million for Asbestos Violations
January 26
OMB Completes Railroad Risk-Reduction Review
January 26
Railroads Start Mobile Tool With Hazmat Data
January 26
EPA Extends Exemption Allowing Production Of Ozone-Depleting Substances for Lab Use
January 23
Bill Would Establish Committee, Standard On Hazmat Electronic Shipping Documents
January 23
CSB Urges Regulators to Monitor Safety Culture in Wake of Chevron Refinery Fire
January 23
PHMSA Proposes Rule to Respond To Board, Industry, Clarify Hazmat Rules
January 23
Widely Used Chemicals Can't Be Included In New Use Rule, Manufacturers Tell EPA
January 22
New Insecticide Touted as Safer for Bees, But Conservationists Express Skepticism
January 22
California's Pesticide Risk Assessment Process Should Tap EPA Data, NRC Says
January 22
Rep. DeFazio Plans to Request PHMSA Audit, Asks Foxx to Address Safety Issues Quickly
January 22
Brine Spill From Oil, Gas Operations In North Dakota Contaminates Two Creeks
January 22
House Reorganizes Pesticide Subcommittee
January 22
Bisphenol A Is Safe as Used for All Ages, European Food Safety Authority Concludes
January 21
EPA Publishes Proposed New Use Rule For Perfluorinated Chemicals, Products
January 21