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January 25, 2017

DTSC Seeks Expert Input on PFASs in Certain Consumer Products

On Tuesday, January 31, 2017, the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) will hold a daylong workshop with experts on the use of perfluoroalkyl and... more


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November 14, 2016

DTSC Webinar on Tuesday to Focus on Potential Priority Products

On Tuesday, November 15th 2016, the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) will hold a two-hour webinar to open a dialogue with interested... more


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October 3, 2016

DTSC Holding Webinar to Discuss Potential Priority Products Save the Date Announcement

On Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) will hold a webinar to open a dialogue with interested... more


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March 1, 2016

Video - California Phases In Copper-Free Brake Pads

With Senate Bill 346 a landmark legislation enacted in 2010, California is phasing in regulations that limit the amount of harmful chemicals in brake pads... more


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February 24, 2016

Press Availability on DTSC Study Showing Decline of PBDE levels in the breast milk of California women

On Wednesday, February 24th, 2016 at 11:00a.m. the California Department of Toxic Substances (DTSC) will hold a call-in press briefing on a study by the Environmental Chemistry Laboratory in Berkeley... more

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March 10, 2014

Announcement of California's Draft Priority Products

The Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) will mark a significant step in implementation of its landmark Safer Consumer Products regulations Thursday when it announces its first draft Priority Products... more

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September 25, 2013

Launch Event For California's Safer Consumer Products Regulations

Government officials, environmentalists, public health experts and others will join Debbie Raphael, Director of California’s Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) to mark the debut of the state’s landmark Safer Consumer Products regulations... more

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July 25, 2012

Environmentalists and Industry Join Together to Support California’s Groundbreaking Safer Products Regulation

Environmentalists and industry leaders will join Debbie Raphael, Director of California’s Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC), to unveil a groundbreaking, proposed regulation aimed at protecting consumers... more


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February 6, 2012

A thought-provoking discussion on the role of flame retardant chemicals in California

On February 10, Debbie Raphael, Director of the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC), will preview new regulations that describe how California is asking manufacturers to identify safer chemicals in consumer products... more


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January 10, 2012

Federal and State Government to Announce Innovative Green Chemistry Partnership to Advance California’s Push for Safer Consumer Products

On Thursday January 12, the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) and the United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S.EPA) will host a press conference and visual media opportunity that demonstrates the need... more