California Green Chemistry Regulations:
California EPA and DTSC have announced a public meeting on the draft regulations. The meeting will occur on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 9:00 a.m.
See announcement embedded below.
CALIFORNIA ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY COUNCIL
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING
Department of Toxic Substances Control’s
Safer Consumer Products Proposed Regulations
Need for a Multimedia Evaluation
The Secretary of the California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA) will convene a public meeting of the California Environmental Policy Council (CEPC) to consider the need for a multimedia evaluation of the Safer Consumer Products regulations proposed by the Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC). The public meeting will commence as follows:
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 9:00 a.m.
2ndFloor – Sierra Hearing Room
Joe Serna, Jr. Cal/EPA Building
1001 “I” Street, Second Floor
At the public meeting, the CEPC will consider the DTSC staff report on the Need for a Multimedia Evaluation of the Safer Consumer Products Regulations. Based on the report and public comments, the CEPC will determine whether or not DTSC’s proposed regulations will have a significant adverse impact on public health or the environment. The public comments made in this public meeting should be primarily focused on the recommendation contained in the DTSC report.
Persons interested in commenting on the DTSC Safer Consumer Products regulations must do so by sending their comments directly to DTSC as part of the rulemaking process, by email to email@example.com, fax (916) 323-5542, or by mail to:
Department of Toxic Substances Control
PO Box 806
Sacramento, CA 95812-0806
For further details or for a copy of the report, please visit Cal/EPA’s website at: http://www.calepa.ca.gov/Cepc/