Tag Archives: California Green Chemistry

California DTSC Announces First Priority Products Under Its Green Chemistry Law

The California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) announced, on March 13, 2014, the first set of Priority Product/Candidate Chemical combinations under its Safer Consumer Product (SCP) regulations (also known as the Green Chemistry regulations) , which became effective October 1, 2013: Children’s foam padded sleeping products containing Tris(1,3-dichloro-2-propyl) phosphate (TDCPP); Spray polyurethane foam systems … Continue Reading

Prop 65 is Only the Harbinger of Things to Come in California: Green Chemistry Initiative is on the Horizon in 2013

A sage lawyer, once opined… “Kermit the Frog seems to have had it right when he warbled his catchy little tune lamenting the perils of being green; although he might soon be singing a new ditty called ‘Is that red, I’m seeing?’” That quote aptly describes what many out-of-state national or multi-national companies may experience … Continue Reading