Chemtura Seeks to Overturn TB 117-2013
January 17, 2014 – Claiming the revised regulation presents a significant risk to California consumers, Chemtura Corp. is seeking to overturn the newly adopted California Technical Bulletin 117-2013.
EPA Announces “Limited Reconsideration” for Combustion Rules
August 23, 2013 – On August 6, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency defined the scope of a limited reconsideration of certain monitoring requirements, emission limits and other provisions in the Boiler MACT for both major sources and area sources.
Vermont Bans TCEP & TDCPP
June 18, 2013 – On June 13, Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin signed a law banning the flame retardants known as TCEP and TDCPP from use in upholstered furniture and juvenile products sold in the state.
Furniture Tip-Over Standard Delayed
April 10, 2013 – A revision to the voluntary ASTM furniture tip-over standard is not likely to be published this month due to a procedural delay.