Topic: Pesticides & Toxics
|2016-12-08||Washington v. Monsanto||Natural Resources, Pesticides & Toxics||Lawsuit vs. Private Actors||
Washington sued Monsanto for damages to the state’s natural resources and cleanup costs associated with pollution from PCBs.
|2016-10-01||Amendments to Proposition 65 Regulations||Pesticides & Toxics||Other||
California Attorney General amended regulations under Proposition 65, a California disclosure law related to exposure to toxic chemicals.
|2016-06-22||Congressional Testimony on Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Amendments||Pesticides & Toxics||Legislative Input||
Letters and testimony providing recommendations on federal legislation amending the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) to revise the process and requirements for evaluating and determining whether regulatory control of a chemical is warranted.
|California, Hawaii, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont, Washington|
|2015-09-02||Washington v. Perry||Pesticides & Toxics||Lawsuit vs. Federal Government||
Washington filed a citizen suit under RCRA alleging that worker exposure to chemical vapors at decommissioned nuclear production site constituted an “imminent and substantial endangerment to human health and the environment.”