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Monday, May 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
EPA begins risk evaluation prioritization process for 40 chemicals »
By Safety + Health   The Environmental Protection Agency, in accordance with the Frank R. Lautenberg Chem...
Sunday, May 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
EPA to hold first meeting of the Science Advisory Committee on chemicals »
By the EPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it will hold the first meeting of the Science Advisor...
Saturday, May 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update to chemical dashboard adds wealth of chemical and biological data and improves user interfac »
By EPA To ensure informed chemical safety decisions can be made about thousands of chemicals, scientists and decision...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Draft Interim Recommendations for Addressing Groundwater Contaminated With PFOA and PFOS »
By the EPA   The EPA is seeking public comment on a draft set of recommendations for cleaning up groundwa...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New PHMSA lithium ion battery rule seeks harmony in the safe skies »
By JDSUPRA   Safety hazards presented by the air transportation of lithium ion batteries are once again the...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
EPA Reaches Settlement With Tesla Over Hazardous Waste »
By EHS Today   Tesla must pay a penalty and purchase equipment after a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EP...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Houston Chemical Disaster Zone Remains No-Go Two Weeks After Blaze »
By Bloomberg   Two weeks after a chemical storage complex near Houston erupted in flames and menaced tens of...
Monday, April 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
List of Chemicals Undergoing Prioritization »
By The EPA   As required under section 6(b) of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), EPA must conduct a pri...
Thursday, April 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Four Things to Know About US EPA’s Draft WOTUS Rule »
By The National Law Review   On February 14, 2019, the US Army Corps of Engineers and US EPA (Agencies) publis...
Friday, February 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Government shutdown – How does this affect PHMSA? »
By ICC Compliance Center   With another government shutdown possibly looming again in the United States in m...
Tuesday, January 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
PHMSA: Notice of Enforcement Policy Regarding International Standards »
Tuesday, December 18, 2018   The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administratio...
Tuesday, November 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
IATA Lithium Battery Update for January 1, 2019 »
By ICC Compliance Center   Welcome to the ever-changing world of transporting lithium batteries. It feels like...
Tuesday, November 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Activists fear Woolsey Fire may have released toxic materials at Santa Susana Field Lab »
By Ventura County Star Santa Susana Field Laboratory cleanup activists fear that hazardous materials may have been r...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
EPA assessing vulnerability of at least 9 toxic sites in Florence's projected path »
By CNN Hurricane Florence, with its strong winds and massive storm surge, threatens to release toxic chemicals from haz...
Monday, September 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
World's first electronic dangerous goods declaration handled at Frankfurt Airport »
By Ajot Lufthansa Cargo, using the INFr8 platform, has handled the world’s first dangerous goods shipment with an e...
Thursday, May 17, 2018
AHMP and IHMM Successfully Collaborate on Certification Threat in Louisiana »
AHMP and the Institute of Hazardous Materials Management (IHMM) joined forces earlier this month to effectively voice conc...
Thursday, March 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
In Houston and beyond, Harvey's spills leave a toxic legacy »
By the Houston Chronicle   As first responders and residents struggled to save lives and property during the re...
Monday, March 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
5 new hazmat rules to look for in 2018 »
By OH&S   Ask a dangerous goods professional to name the most challenging part of his or her job, and you...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
EPA eases path for new chemicals, raising fears of health hazards »
By NBC News The Environmental Protection Agency is shifting course under the Trump administration on how it assesses...
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Toxic pollutants in California mudslide present cleanup challenges »
By Bloomberg A potential environmental emergency is looming as cleanup continues from California’s deadly mudslide:...
Tuesday, December 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
House passes EPA contaminated site clean-up bill »
By The Hill   The House passed a bill Thursday reauthorizing an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) cont...
Monday, December 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
This new report maps every hazardous military waste site in Kansas and Missouri »
By The Kansas City Star   The Environmental Protection Agency estimates there are 40 million acres of land...
Sunday, December 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
What the Standards Require »
By OSHA   Two important OSHA standards for anyone working with hazardous chemicals, such as acids and caustics,...
Saturday, December 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
EPA drops rule requiring mining companies to have money to clean up pollution »
By Chicago Tribune President Donald Trump's administration announced Friday that it won't require mining companies t...
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Seven Steps to Restore Power After a Flood »
By EHS Today Hurricanes Irma and Harvey have left trails of devastation throughout Texas, Florida and many Southeast...
Friday, August 11, 2017
EPA Announces Improvements to New Chemical Safety Reviews »
By Facility Safety Management Magazine EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is reporting the backlog of reviews for new chem...
Thursday, June 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Emerging Technologies for Detecting, Identifying, and Analyzing Hazardous Materials »
Rapid, reliable field detection of hazardous materials is a top priority in both private and government security markets....
Monday, March 27, 2017
US Labor Department Announces Delay in Beryllium Rule Effective Date »
By Facility Safety Management The U.S. Department of Labor has announced a delay in the effective date of the rule tit...
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
The Federal Budget: What It Could Mean for Occupational Safety, Health and the Environment »
By EHS Today White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney calls “FY 2018 America First - A Budget Blueprint to Make Amer...
Friday, March 17, 2017
Scientists Present Facts About Pipeline Safety and Spills »
By Nebraska TV With debate over the Keystone XL pipeline heating up, scientists are trying to share facts about pipel...

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