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DTSC Press Releases 2019

Title Date PR No./
Doc Type
  California Takes Steps to Protect Workers from Toxic Chemical in Certain Paint Strippers 12/28/2018   T-20-18

  DTSC Orders Battery Recycler Quemetco to Expand Soil Sampling, Clean Up Areas Near City of Industry Facility 12/17/2018   T-19-18

  DTSC and U.S. EPA Begin Removing Household Hazardous Waste Following Woolsey and Hill Fires 12/04/2018   T-18-18

  Community Update (11/15/18): Woolsey Fire and the Santa Susana Field Laboratory 11/15/2018  

  DTSC Issues Statement on Woolsey Fire and Santa Susana Field Lab 11/14/2018  

  DTSC Statement on Woolsey Fire and Santa Susana Field Lab 11/13/2018  

  DTSC Files Civil Complaint Against Battery Recycler Quemetco 11/01/2018   T-17-18

  DTSC Hosts International Chemical Management Symposium 11/01/2018   T-16-18

  DTSC Announces Enhanced Hazardous Waste Facility Permitting Regulations to Protect Communities 10/26/2018   T-15-18

  DTSC Enforcement Action Results in $1.4 Million in Penalties for Hazardous Waste Operator 10/25/2018   T-14-18

  DTSC Adds Second Contractor to Help Clean Up Properties Near Exide 10/11/2018   T-13-18

  DTSC Agrega un Segundo Contratista para Ayudar a Limpiar Propiedades Cerca de Exide 10/11/2018   T-13-18S

  DTSC Director Applauds Recognition of McClellan Transformation 09/19/2018   T – 12 – 18

  Enforcement Action Against Fontana Metal Recycler Results in $170K Settlement 07/30/2018   T-11-18

  DTSC Takes Enforcement Action Against Torrance Refining Company for Illegal Hazardous Waste Storage 06/20/2018   T-10-18

  Former Los Angeles Metal Plating Facility Will Become a Community Park 06/14/2018   T-09-18

  Construction Begins on Argonaut Mine Dam Project in Jackson 06/05/2018   T-08-18

  Students, Unite! You’re Toxic Crusaders! 05/31/2018   Advisory

  DTSC Awards Interim Cleanup Contract to NEC 04/25/2018   T-07-18

  Jewelry Supplier Fined $1.6M for Repeatedly Selling Products with Illegal Levels of Lead and Cadmium 04/24/2018   T-06-18

  DTSC Issues Guidelines for Healthy Nail Salon Recognition Program 04/19/2018   T-05-18

  DTSC Holds First Quarterly Public Meeting of 2018 03/27/2018  

  DTSC Cracks Down on Illegal Hazardous Waste Storage at Torrance Refining Company 03/02/2018   T-04-18

  DTSC Launches New Interactive Maps Detailing Lead Contamination and Cleanup Priorities Around Exide Facility 03/02/2018   T-03-18

  DTSC lanza nuevos mapas interactivos que detallan la contaminación y las prioridades de limpieza del plomo en los alrededores de las instalaciones de Exide 03/02/2018   T-03-18

  State Investigation into Illegal Hazardous Waste Disposal Leads to  Arrests 02/28/2018   T-02-18