Proposition 65 - California
US FDA

03/02/15 - The Food and Drug Administration has updated its online analysis of bisphenol A (BPA) and concluded that the chemical is safe for use in food packaging, reaffirming its prior assessment. ...

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Chemicals of Interest

03/02/15 - A study is claiming that women with higher urinary levels of phthalates during pregnancy will have children with lower IQ scores later in life. ...

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Chemicals of Interest

03/02/15 - The Environmental Protection Agency issued a host of Significant New Use Rules (SNURs) aimed at protecting consumers from harmful chemicals. ...

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TSCA

02/18/15 - The Environmental Protection Agency has updated the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) priority list of chemicals for analysis, also known as the Work Plan for Chemical Assessments. ...

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Chemicals of Interest

02/18/15 - The C8 Science Panel, created as part of a class action settlement to study the relationship between perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and disease in the community surrounding DuPont?s Washington Works facility in West Virginia, has found a "probable link" between exposure to the chemical and a number of health conditions. ...

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Testing

02/18/15 - Scientists from the National Toxicology Program (NTP) have announced that their research shows that Diversity Outbred mice, which more closely mimic the genetic diversity of humans, more accurately predict human responses to chemical exposure. ...

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Litigation

02/16/15 - Last August Alameda County Superior Court Judge Steven Brick ruled on a number of first impression issues involving the application of the "naturally occurring" and "safe harbor" defenses in a case involving lead in baby food. ...

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Products of Interest

02/13/15 - Officials in Japan have moved to investigate the impacts of e-cigarette vapor after a study by the country's health ministry found that one brand contained 10 times more formaldehyde than conventional cigarettes. ...

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Federal/Other States' Litigation

02/11/15 - A class action lawsuit filed in Florida is alleging that a number of dietary supplements manufactured by Purity First and Mira Health contain "extremely harmful" anabolic steroids. ...

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Regulatory Reform

02/05/15 - Chemical migration in packaging, or the transfer of chemicals into products from the packaging they are contained in, has become a hot topic among industry leaders. ...

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