The new City of Philadelphia lead paint disclosure law (Bill No. 100011-A, an ordinance) has a major glitch! People who complete the EPA’s Lead Renovator Dust Sampling Technician Course are supposedly...Read The Full Article
The neurotoxic element may be lurking in your pipes, window frames—even garden plants. What to look out for, especially if you have kids crawling around.
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The fifth and final session of the International Negotiating Committee to prepare a global legally binding instrument on mercury (INC5) is taking place January 13-18 in Geneva, Switzerland. Established...Read The Full Article
On January 4, EPA released draft risk assessments, for particular uses, on five chemicals found in common household products for public comment. The agency addressed the following chemicals:
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On December 24, the federal government finally released its fall 2012 semiannual regulatory agenda, the first official statement of the government’s rulemaking priorities in a year. Required by law to...Read The Full Article
City of Philadelphia Bill No. 100011-A, an ordinance, was passed on December 15, 2011 and signed by the Mayor on December 21, 2011.
Landlords have had one (1) year to comply (December 21, 2012). Fines...Read The Full Article
Volunteers and workers cleaning up the devastated regions flooded by Hurricane Sandy are facing dangerous mold and asbestos contamination, which could cause illness and litigation if they do not properly...Read The Full Article