USEPA Proposes Addition of Chemical to Toxic Release Inventory

On 15 April 2015 USEPA announced a proposal to add 1-bromopropane to the Toxic Release Inventory chemical list. 1-bromopropane has been classified as a reasonably anticipated human carcinogen. USEPA will be accepting comments on this proposal until 15 June 2015.

USEPA Amending PSD Program Regulations for Greenhouse Gases

USEPA is amending the federal Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) program regulations to allow for rescission of certain PSD permits issued by USEPA and delegated reviewing authorities under Step 2 of the PSD and Title V Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Tailoring Rule. PSD applies to new major sources or major modifications at existing sources for pollutants […]

OEHHA Adds Bisphenol A to California Proposition 65 List

The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has announced the addition of bisphenol A (BPA) to the list of chemicals known to the state to cause reproductive toxicity. The Developmental and Reproductive Toxicant Identification Committee determined that BPA was clearly shown through scientific testing according to generally accepted principles to cause reproductive toxicity. The […]