Peter Hsiao

Peter Hsiao

Morrison & Foerster LLP

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WARNING: California Adopts New Proposition 65 “How to Warn” Rules

Last Friday, the state published the first major changes to the Proposition 65 regulations in more than a decade. The sweeping changes rewrite the “safe harbor” warning regulations and, in doing so, create a new set of...more

9/8/2016 - Amended Regulation Manufacturers OEHHA Proposition 65 Retailers Safe Harbors Toxic Chemicals Toxic Exposure Warning Labels

The Toxic Substances Control Act Amendments May Do Little to Relieve California Headaches for Businesses

Business groups largely supported the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Amendments?recently signed into law by President Obama—in order to address concerns about the emergence of varying state-by-state requirements that...more

7/12/2016 - Chemicals EPA Exceptions Exemptions Green Chemistry Manufacturers New Amendments Preemption Proposition 65 Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Warning Labels

Federal Toxics Law Grows Up: Congress Strengthens the Toxic Substances Control Act

OVERVIEW - President Obama has signed the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, which amends the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) for the first time since it was enacted in 1976. The compromise...more

6/23/2016 - Chemicals EPA Imports Manufacturers New Legislation Preemption Reporting Requirements Toxic Chemicals Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Trade Secrets

Seller Beware: California Announces Draft Plan for New Consumer Product Categories Under Its Green Chemistry Initiative

California’s toxics agency, the Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC), has released a draft three-year work plan identifying seven consumer product categories that may be the focus of the state’s Green Chemistry...more

9/17/2014 - Chemicals DTSC Green Chemistry Manufacturers New Regulations Supply Chain

Toxics in Consumer Products: California Implements Safer Consumer Product Regulations

Today, California’s Safer Consumer Product Regulations became law as the state’s latest attempt to regulate the chemical composition of a broad range of consumer products. The regulations contain detailed procedures to...more

10/2/2013 - Chemicals Department of Toxic Substances Control Green Chemistry Hazardous Substances Manufacturers

Consumer Product Alert: California Revises Draft Green Chemistry Regulations

On January 29, 2013, California’s Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) released revisions to the next generation of its proposed consumer product regulations. The draft regulations set out the details of California’s...more

2/5/2013 - Clean Tech Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) Department of Toxic Substances Control Green Chemistry Manufacturers

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