Proposition 65 - California
Products of Interest

11/19/14 - A recently released study found that some health care workers had a high risk of occupational exposure to triclosan, an antibacterial agent used in hand sanitizers, soaps and toothpaste, which has been linked to adverse health effects and antibiotic resistance. ...

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IARC

11/14/14 - The International Agency for Research on Cancer recently released classifications and monographs for eight chemicals. ...

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US FDA

11/12/14 - The Food and Drug Administration has announced it will partner with state agencies to help put in place produce safety rules related to the Food Safety Modernization Act of 2011. ...

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EU Reach

11/11/14 - A group representing industry leaders in Europe has proposed a new method of grouping nanomaterials for assessment of human health risks. ...

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Federal/Other States Legislation

11/11/14 - A senator from New York introduced some first-of-its-kind legislation in September, which would effectively ban 10 of the most hazardous flame retardants used in furniture and children's products. ...

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NTP

11/03/14 - A panel of peer reviewers confirmed the findings of the National Toxicology Program's draft monograph on trichloroethylene (TCE), a chemical degreaser, to list the substance as a known carcinogen in the NTP's Report on Carcinogens. ...

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Litigation

11/01/14 - The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment has announced that it will refer to its expert panel on carcinogens a petition that seeks to delist a chemical listed in 1990. The petitioner is in the beginning stages of a private plaintiff lawsuit involving that chemical and the petition argues that the chemical should never have been listed in the first place. ...

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NTP

10/29/14 - Scientists at Boston University are working on a new method to test chemicals to determine whether they cause cancer that is said to be much more efficient and cost-effective than current methods. ...

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NTP

10/24/14 - A review of a National Toxicology Program (NTP) report by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) has confirmed the findings of the original 2011 report on two potentially cancer-causing materials. ...

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Chemicals of Interest

10/22/14 - The Washington Department of Ecology has created a database of toxic chemical test results for many consumer products sold in the state. ...

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