Green Chemistry Regulatory Push Among States Continues

Law360, New York (June 16, 2014, 10:44 AM ET) -- What began in 2008 with a few states enacting laws to address the perceived threats to children from chemicals in toys and kids’ products has become a full-fledged “green chemistry” movement in dozens of states. These laws are taking hold, predominately directed at manufacturers and distributors of children’s products, except in California where green chemistry regulations are not so limited.

With Congress still unable to come to an agreement on a strategy to update the Toxic Substances Control Act[1] — the 1976 law designed to regulate...
To view the full article, register now.