In the month of August, there were a total of 344 60-day notices of violation filed with the California Attorney General's office.
Attention on the health and environmental effects of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) has been rising in California and nationwide, and that includes increasing Proposition 65 notices of violation being filed related to two particular PFAS.
California Attorney General Rob Bonta has issued enforcement advisory letters to companies making, selling or distributing food packaging and cookware that contains per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) to advise them of recently approved rules meant to limit PFAS exposures.
The Developmental and Reproductive Toxicant Identification Committee (DARTIC) within the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) will soon consider whether to list bisphenol-S (BPS) as a reproductive toxicant under Proposition 65.
Governor Signs Bills Banning Additives in Foods and Cosmetics and Limiting the Use of Certain Pesticides
The Legislature and Gov. Gavin Newsom approved a handful of pesticide and safer consumer product bills in the first year of the 2022-2023 legislative session.
The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has finalized safe harbor for antimony trioxide under Proposition 65 guidelines.
The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has proposed new changes to its regulations for providing clear and reasonable warnings under Proposition 65.
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment's (OEHHA's) requirement that the herbicide glyphosate be labeled with a Proposition 65 cancer warning is unconstitutional.
In the month of July, there were a total of 439 60-day notices of violation filed with the California Attorney General's office.
The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has finalized its air quality guidelines for the neurotoxic family of chemicals known as trimethylbenzenes (TMB).
The American Chemistry Council (ACC) and the Vinyl Acetate Council have both submitted public comments to the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) that push against listing vinyl acetate as a carcinogen under Proposition 65.
The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has proposed listing coal-tar pitch, fluoro-edenite fibrous amphibole, and silicon carbide whiskers as carcinogens under Proposition 65.
The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) has released a draft update of its strategic plan, which calls on the agency to shift its focus to sustainable pest management, as well as improve enforcement, transparency and equitable outcomes.
A district court judge has rejected a request by the Council for Education and Research on Toxics (CERT) to dismiss a lawsuit, California Chamber of Commerce v. Becerra and CERT, filed by the California Chamber of Commerce (CalChamber) against the state of California over Proposition 65 warnings for acrylamide in food.
The California Attorney General's office has sued nine companies alleging they are selling a variety of hemp products without the required warning under Proposition 65.
Here is a roundup of recent news articles that may be of interest to Prop. 65 Clearinghouse readers.
The Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) has approved an amendment to its regulation of toluene in nail polish under the Safer Consumer Products (SCP) program that details how manufacturers can show their product is exempt.
The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has finalized its listing of three chemicals as carcinogen under Proposition 65—2-bromopropane, anthracene, and dimethyl hydrogen phosphite.
The Personal Care Products Council has sued the California Attorney General alleging the requirement under Proposition 65 to provide a cancer warning on products containing titanium dioxide (airborne, unbound particles of respirable size) violates their members' First Amendment right to free speech.
In the month of June, there were a total of 384 60-day notices of violation filed with the California Attorney General’s office.