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Date:   4/22/15           Media Org:   The New York Times    

Headline:   Home Depot Says It Will Phase Out Chemical Used in Vinyl Flooring

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Date:   4/21/15           Media Org:   JD Supra Business Advisor    

Headline:   DTSC Releases Final Priority Product Work Plan

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Date:   4/21/15           Media Org:   IPC    

Headline:   California DTSC Releases Safer Consumer Product Regulation Three-year Work Plan

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Date:   4/21/15           Media Org:   Vancouver 24    

Headline:   Langley bird found filled with fire retardent

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Date:   4/20/15           Media Org:   Wide Open Spaces    

Headline:   California’s Lead Fishing Tackle Review: Is This the Next Ban?

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Date:   4/20/15           Media Org:   Actio (Blog)    

Headline:   California: Safer Consumer Products -- Final Work Plan

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Date:   4/20/15           Media Org:   SPI (the plastics industry trade association)    

Headline:   CA Department of Toxic Substances Control Heeds SPI’s Counsel, Excludes Food Packaging from Final 2015-2017 Priority Product Work Plan

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Date:   4/20/15           Media Org:   The New York Times    

Headline:   Bill Would Give F.D.A. More Muscle on Cosmetics

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Date:   4/17/15           Media Org:   Consumer products law blog    

Headline:   CA issues final three-year work plan for green chemistry

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Date:   4/17/15           Media Org:   ChemicalWatch    

Headline:   California issues final three-year priority product work plan

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Date:   4/15/15           Media Org:   The Sacramento Bee    

Headline:   Another View: Foam insulation doesn’t get a free pass from safety law

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Date:   4/6/15           Media Org:   EDF (Environmental Defense Fund)    

Headline:   What's our best chance of ensuring chemical safety?

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Date:   3/31/15           Media Org:   ABC Australia    

Headline:   Our Chemical Lives

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Date:   3/25/15           Media Org:   Huffington Post    

Headline:   Long Distance Government

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Date:   10/31/14           Media Org:   The Sacramento Bee    

Headline:   New California Department of Toxic Substances Control head appointed

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Date:   10/24/14           Media Org:   SF Gate    

Headline:   Anglers angered over possible ban on lead weights, lures

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Date:   9/4/14           Media Org:   Virtual-Strategy Magazine    

Headline:   Infocast’s 5th Safer Consumer Products Summit Coincides with the Next Phases of California SCP Regulations

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Date:   4/4/14           Media Org:   SustainableBusiness.com    

Headline:   California's Revolutionary Green Chemistry Initiative Moves Forward

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Date:   3/27/14           Media Org:   GreenBiz.com    

Headline:   .Walmart, California and beyond: The 411 on safer chemical rules

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Date:   3/25/14           Media Org:   Congoo    

Headline:   Polyurethane under pressure in California

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Date:   3/25/14           Media Org:   Natural News    

Headline:   California seeks to remove toxins from consumer goods

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Date:   3/24/14           Media Org:   Plastics News    

Headline:   Polyurethane systems under pressure in California

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Date:   3/21/14           Media Org:   Law360    

Headline:   New Calif. Chemistry Product Rules: A National Template?

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Date:   3/21/14           Media Org:   Enviro.BLR.com    

Headline:   California announces 'priority products'

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Date:   3/20/14           Media Org:   Yourmoney123    

Headline:   California seeks to phase out cancer-causing toxins from consumer products — RT USA

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Date:   3/20/14           Media Org:   Chemical & Engineering News    

Headline:   California Targets Products

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Date:   3/20/14           Media Org:   Santa Maria Sun    

Headline:   Political Watch 3/20/14

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Date:   3/20/14           Media Org:   Chico News & Review    

Headline:   Going after carcinogens

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Date:   3/20/14           Media Org:   Durability and Design    

Headline:   CA Targeting Spray PU Foam Chemical

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Date:   3/20/14           Media Org:   Inside Prevention    

Headline:   Media Roundup: Calif. takes on controversial flame retardant chemical (3/13/14-3/14/14)

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Date:   3/19/14           Media Org:   Mondaq    

Headline:   United States: California Announces First Consumer Products Subjected To New Green Chemistry Rules

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Date:   3/18/14           Media Org:   Chem.Info    

Headline:   California Announces First Three Green Chemistry 'Priority Products'

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Date:   3/17/14           Media Org:   TriplePundit    

Headline:   California Targets List of Toxic Chemicals in Consumer Products

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Date:   3/17/14           Media Org:   Righting Injustice    

Headline:   California DTSC set to enforce ban on potentially hazardous, toxic consumer products

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Date:   3/17/14           Media Org:   Supply-Chain-Data-Mgmt.Blogspot.com    

Headline:   Children's foam padding and spray insulation under review in California

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Date:   3/17/14           Media Org:   Yourmoney123    

Headline:   State agency IDs 3 consumer products using toxic chemicals

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Date:   3/17/14           Media Org:   The National Law Review    

Headline:   California Names First Consumer Products on Green Chemistry List

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Date:   3/15/14           Media Org:   The Daily Sheeple    

Headline:   California seeks to phase out cancer-causing toxins from consumer products

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   Oroville Mercury-Register    

Headline:   First-ever list targets products with hazardous materials

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   The Sentinel    

Headline:   List targets products with hazardous materials

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   Merced Sun-Star    

Headline:   List targets products with hazardous materials

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   The Tribune    

Headline:   List targets products with hazardous materials

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   ChicoER    

Headline:   First-ever list targets products with hazardous materials

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   The Sacramento Bee    

Headline:   Toxic material in infant mats on new state list targeting hazardous materials

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   The Sacramento Bee    

Headline:   EDITORIAL: Baby nap mats and paint thinner make California's most-unwanted toxic chemicals list

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   Bloomberg TV    

Headline:   California to Toxin Products: Clean Up or Be Banned

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   Bloomberg BNA    

Headline:   California Releases Draft List of First Priority Products Under Safety Rules

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   CaliforniaHealthline    

Headline:   California Launches Program To Reduce Toxic Chemicals in Products

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   Chemical & Engineering News    

Headline:   California Proposes Changes For Some Consumer Products

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   The Fresno Bee    

Headline:   EDITORIAL: State targets chemicals in consumer products

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   Law360    

Headline:   Calif.'s Toxic Products List to Drive US Standards

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   Blog.AmericanChemistry.com    

Headline:   California DTSC draft list of priority products proving program to be flawed, duplicative

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   Santa Maria Times    

Headline:   List targets products with hazardous materials

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   LompocRecord    

Headline:   List targets products with hazardous materials

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   News10    

Headline:   New hazardous materials product list includes numerous baby products

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   TMCNET.com    

Headline:   EDITORIAL: Baby nap mats and paint thinner make California's most-unwanted toxic chemicals list [The Sacramento Bee :: ]

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   Congoo    

Headline:   State agency IDs 3 consumer products using toxic chemicals

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   KGO 810    

Headline:   CA Targets Toxins with First-Ever Hazardous Product List

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   Capital Public Radio    

Headline:   California Regulators Target Toxic Chemicals in Three Products

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   The Fresno Bee    

Headline:   Toxic material in infant mats on new state list targeting hazardous materials

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   FindLaw    

Headline:   Toxic material in infant mats on new state list targeting hazardous materials

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Date:   3/14/14           Media Org:   SFGate    

Headline:   State agency IDs 3 consumer products using toxic chemicals

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   Breast Cancer Fund    

Headline:   Calif. takes on controversial flame retardant chemical; issuing a de-facto death sentence for chlorinated Tris

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   The Sacramento Bee    

Headline:   California's first-ever toxics list includes baby product

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   Contra Costa Times    

Headline:   California seeks to remove toxic chemicals from consumer goods

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   Environmental Defense Fund    

Headline:   No more just California Dreamin’: First three priority products proposed

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   Sustainable Brands    

Headline:   DTSC Challenging Manufacturers to Make Products Safer

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   SprayFoam.com    

Headline:   ACC Comments on Release of CA DTSC ‘Priority Products List’ Draft

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   Humanitarian News    

Headline:   No more just California Dreamin': First three priority products proposed

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   Environmental Working Group    

Headline:   California Moves to Remove First in a Series of Toxic Chemicals from Consumer Products

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   89.3 KPCC Southern California Public Radio    

Headline:   Toxic regulators name foams, paint strippers as first targets of Safer Consumer Products rules

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   Chemical Watch    

Headline:   California names first priority products for alternatives assessment

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   Bloomberg    

Headline:   California Agency Targets Toxins in Children’s Mats, Spray Foam

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   San Jose Mercury News    

Headline:   California seeks to remove toxic chemicals from consumer goods

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   Los Angeles Times    

Headline:   State picks first products for 'green chemistry' screening

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   CalOpinion    

Headline:   Sacramento Bee: Baby nap mats and paint thinner make California’s most-unwanted toxic chemicals list

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   PassFail    

Headline:   California Agency Targets Toxins in Children's Mats, Spray Foam - Businessweek

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   GlobalNe.Ws    

Headline:   California seeks to remove toxic chemicals from consumer goods

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   News Hub    

Headline:   Toxic regulators name foams, paint strippers as first targets of Safer Consumer Products rules

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   CANewsFeed.com    

Headline:   California seeks to mislay poisonous chemicals from consumer goods

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   The Urethane Blog    

Headline:   California Regulators Are Busy

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   Wopular    

Headline:   California Seeks To Remove Toxic Chemicals From Consumer Goods

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   Roonte.com    

Headline:   AM Alert: State spotlights toxic consumer goods in California

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   KFBK    

Headline:   State Regulators Take Steps to Reduce Toxins in Kids Products

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   Before It's News    

Headline:   A Test of the Induced Innovation Hypothesis

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Date:   3/13/14           Media Org:   BloombergBusinessweek    

Headline:   California Agency Targets Toxins in Children’s Mats, Sealant (2)

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Date:   3/9/14           Media Org:   The National Law Review    

Headline:   Manufacturers, Importers and Retailers Must Take Action Following DTSC Reveal of Priority Products

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DTSC launches Safer Consumer Products Initiative