Agency Outreach Focuses On Toxins In Packaging

Law360, New York (March 21, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Anyone whose business uses, imports, or manufactures packaging or packaging components needs to take notice of the California Department of Toxic Substances Control's stepped-up activity in this area.

With all the news recently of toys containing lead arriving from China, and regardless of whether you deal with those specific products, you may want to ensure that your various packaging and/or packaging components are in compliance with a recently implemented California law prohibiting certain heavy metals in packaging.

As California's Toxics in Packaging Prevention Act ("TPPA" or...
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