The Toxic Release Inventory
- Coalition Opposes Proposed Revision to Prop 65 Lead Safe Harbor. // Nutraceuticals World;Dec2015, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p20
The article reports on the opposition of a coalition of organizations to the proposed revisions to the Proposition 65 safe harbor Maximum Allowable Dose Levels (MADLs) for lead by the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA). Information about the different issues...
- Rhode Island Enacts Lead Paint Liability Law; Provides Fairness, Equity In Litigation, AIA Says. // Insurance Advocate;6/10/2002, Vol. 113 Issue 22, p6
Reports on the passage of a lead paint liability bill by Senator Thomas Izzo to the Rhode Island State Legislature, which would encourage abatement of lead hazards and provide fairness and equity in any litigation resulting from lead poisoning.
- Calif. sues marketers over vinyl miniblinds. King, Roger // Plastics News;7/29/1996, Vol. 8 Issue 22, p24
Reports on California Attorney General Dan Lungren and Alameda County officials' filing of a lawsuit against importers and retailers of foreign-made vinyl miniblinds for their failure to mark their products with warnings that the blinds contain lead, as required under a 1986 California law. ...
- Federal low-lead law following in the footsteps of Vermont, California. // Engineered Systems;Apr2011, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p49
The article reports that Senate Bill S. 0152 and Senate Bill S.3874 are similar with the California's low-lead law, Assembly bill 1953.
- Senate passes lead bill. // Gifts & Decorative Accessories;Sep94, Vol. 95 Issue 9, p8
Reports on the US Senate approval of the 1993 Lead Reduction Act. Purpose of the law; Provisions under the law; Consideration of the bill by the US House of Representatives.
- environmental notes. // American Ceramic Society Bulletin;Feb2002, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p20
Focuses on the environmental protection law of refractories industry in the United States. Testimony of Andrew Bopp of Society of Glass and Ceramic Decorators against the Toxic Release Inventory of Environmental Protection Agency; Regulatory levels of lead and cadmium on the risk of cancer and...
- MEDICAL NEWS. // British Medical Journal;4/5/1980, Vol. 280 Issue 6219, p1027
Reports developments related to medicine in Great Britain as of April 1980. Plans of removing lead from petrol due to health hazards; List of medical professionals elected to the fellowship of the Royal Society; Recognition of innovations in medical equipment by the Vickers Medical Engineering.
- Fed report seeks curbs on insurer lead liability. Otis, L.H. // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;7/31/95, Vol. 99 Issue 31, p4
Reports on the positive response of the insurance industry to the federal report proposals reducing landlord and insurer liability in lead hazards in rental housing stock. Details of the report and critics' viewpoint on it; Industry response to the recommendations.
- Scaling back the LRRP Rule. // Home Channel News;4/2/2012, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p6
The article reports that U.S. lumberyard owners urge legislators to pass a more reasonable version of Lead Renovation, Repair & Painting (LRRP) Rule of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) by carrying drafts of S. 2148 Lead Exposure Reduction Amendment Act in Congress halls on March 5-7, 2012.