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Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), a Washington D.C. law firm focusing on conventional, biobased, and nanoscale industrial, agricultural, and specialty chemical product approval and regulation, product defense, and associated business issues. 

We help companies that make and use chemicals commercialize their products, maintain compliance, and gain competitive advantage as they market their products throughout the world. Our Mission is to get them to market faster and more efficiently than the competition.

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Knowledge & Insights

  September 15, 2023
Monthly Federal Developments Memorandum
Monthly Update for September 2023

TSCA/FIFRA/TRI EPA Posts Resources On Rule To Accelerate Use Of PIPs: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced on August 4, 2023, that...

  July 18, 2023
Lynn L. Bergeson, “TSCA, SNURs, and Plastic Waste-Based Feedstocks,” Chemical Processing, July 18, 2023.

On June 20, 2023, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed significant new use rules (SNURs) under the Toxic Substances Control Act...

  May 22, 2023
PFAS – What to Know Now, and What to Expect

Perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are attracting global legal, regulatory, commercial, and litigation attention as no other...

  September 7, 2023 EPA Posts Resources on Rule to Accelerate Use of PIPs

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced on August 4, 2023, that it is providing resources to help biotechnology developers...

  August 31, 2023
All Things Chemical® Podcast
Section 6 Advocacy and the Importance of Being Early — A Conversation with Richard E. Engler, Ph.D.

This week I discuss with my colleague, Dr. Richard E. Engler, Director of Chemistry for B&C and The Acta Group, our consulting affiliate, the...

  August 29, 2023
EPA Issues Third TSCA Test Order for PFAS

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced on August 15, 2023, that it issued the third Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)...

  August 28, 2023
NSTC’s Sustainable Chemistry Strategy Team Releases Sustainable Chemistry Report

On August 3, 2023, the Joint Subcommittee on Environment, Innovation, and Public Health Sustainable Chemistry Strategy Team (Sustainable Chemistry ST)...

  August 24, 2023
UN Publishes GHS Rev 10

On July 27, 2023, the United Nations (UN) published an electronic version of the tenth revision (Rev 10) of the Globally Harmonized System...

Seminars & Webinars

  September 7, 2023
Seminars & Webinars
Regulatory Summit Americas 2023, September 25-26, 2023, Washington, DC and via webinar

The two-day Regulatory Summit Americas conference, presented by Chemical Watch focuses on the latest developments in global chemicals...

  September 7, 2023
Seminars & Webinars
PFAS Updates USA 2023, September 27, 2023, Washington, DC and via webinar

Chemical Watch presents PFAS Updates USA 2023, a one-day conference providing expertise and advice on the far-reaching implications of PFAS...

  September 5, 2023
Seminars & Webinars
SCHC 2023 Annual Meeting, September 30 – October 5, 2023, Arlington, VA

The Society for Chemical Hazard Communication (SCHC) presents the 2023 Annual Meeting, covering worker safety, domestic and international...

We partner with our clients to help them get products quickly and efficiently to market–in any country or locale–and keep them there.

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Government affairs experts, including eight high-level EPA alumni. Experienced industry and agency scientists, including organic chemists, toxicologists, exposure experts, seven Ph.D.'s. Trusted, respected, and highly rated attorneys who have worked on some of the toughest regulatory and legal issues of our time.

B&C, Acta, and BCCM provide a full range of global support for the commercialisation of chemicals, biocides, and products of industrial biotechnology, nanotechnology, and synthetic biology.

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A true business partner with clients, B&C delivers vital expertise in business strategy development, compliance planning, product defense, policy advocacy, and related activities.