Press Room 2008 - Public Information Office

DTSC Press Releases 2008

Title Date PR No./
Doc Type
State Announces $1,400,000 Settlement with Kyocera America, Inc. 12/23/2008   T-25-08

Cal/EPA Releases Final Policy Recommendations for Green Chemistry Initiative 12/16/2008  

State to Release Green Chemistry Initiative Final Report 12/15/2008   Advisory

Department to Present Environmental Stewardship Awards "Oscars" During CWA Conference 11/12/2008   Advisory

State Signs Off on Habitat for Humanity East Bay Site Cleanup 11/05/2008   T-24-08

State Releases Lighting Task Force Report to the Legislature 10/30/2008   T-23-08

State Addresses Hazardous Waste Cleanup at Foreclosed Homes 10/28/2008  

California Department of Toxic Substances Control Sues to Recover Lava Cap Mine Cleanup Costs 10/28/2008   T-21-08

DTSC Lauds New Mercury Thermostat Recycling Law 10/20/2008   T-20-08

Letter to Mr. Rick Bianchi, Division Manager, Centex Homes 10/10/2008   Letter

State Announces Finding Regarding Simi Valley Property 10/10/2008   T-19-08

U.S. EPA to sample indoor air at Santa Rosa homes, elementary school near dry cleaning shop 10/10/2008  

State DTSC Selects Home Depot and Pacific Gas & Electric for Voluntary Stewardship Awards 09/25/2008   T-18-08

DTSC Commends CalTrans for use of Non Toxic Paint 09/23/2008   T-17-08

State DTSC Workshop on Proper Handling of Treated Wood Waste 09/02/2008   Advisory

State Orders Immediate Tests of Debris Found at Former Shooting Range 08/20/2008   T-16-08

DTSC Approves Closure Plan for Romic 08/18/2008   T-15-08

DTSC Approves Permit for Rho-Chem LLC 08/18/2008   T-14-08

California Department of Toxic Substances Control Cleanup Protects Students at Watts High School 07/31/2008   T-13-08

DTSC announces cleanup complete at Mesa De Oro 07/21/2008   T-12-08

DTSC Commends the Home Depot National Used Compact Fluorescent Lights Collection Program 07/03/2008   T-11-08

DTSC Lighting Task Force Meets on Options for Recycling and Disposing Fluorescent Bulbs 06/12/2008  

New Report Aims to Spur Green Technology Innovation and Investment in California 06/02/2008   T-10-08

DTSC Cleans Up Prime Riverfront Acreage for Reuse 05/27/2008   T-09-08

DTSC to Assess Contamination of Mine-Scarred Lands in Jackson and Sutter Creek 05/23/2008   T-08-08

DTSC Cracks Down On Illegal Computer Dumping 05/23/2008   T-07-08

State Seeks Input on Pending Lightbulb Toxicity Standard 05/19/2008   T-06-08

Workshop on ‘Strengthening California’s Consumer Protection Laws’ - El Segundo 05/08/2008   Advisory

Highest Levels in the World of Chemical Flame Retardants in CA Urban Wildlife 05/08/2008   Advisory

Workshop on “Strengthening California’s Consumer Protection Laws” - Sacramento 04/24/2008   Advisory

Green Chemistry ‘Conversation with California’ Continues In Berkeley 04/22/2008  

‘Conversation with California’ on Green Chemistry 04/15/2008  

DTSC Clears Path for Rancho Cordova Development 03/24/2008   T-05-08

DTSC Announces $285,000 Settlement with Trident Plating 03/20/2008   T-04-08

Lead in Jewelry Law to Expand March 1 02/29/2008   T-03-08

DTSC Launches Comprehensive Brownfields Database 02/20/2008   T-02-08

DTSC Appoints Claudia Polsky as Div. Chief of P2 and Technology Development 01/24/2008   T-01-08