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April 25, 2023

B&C Professionals among Editors and Authors of Newly Released Chemical Risk Governance Volume of the Elgar Encyclopedia of Environmental Law

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) is pleased to announce the publication of Chemical Risk Governance, Volume XII of the Elgar Encyclopedia of Environmental Law. Lynn L. Bergeson, Managing Partner, B&C, and Bethami Auerbach, Of Counsel, B&C, edited the volume with Adam D.K. Abelkop, Associate Professor and Director of Legal Writing, University of San Francisco School of Law, and Lucas Bergkamp, Senior Policy Adviser, European Governance & Sustainability Center, The Conference Board, Belgium. This volume provides expert analysis of the foundations, main concepts, and substantive and procedural requirements of selected chemical law regimes as they pertain to the environment. Ms. Bergeson and Ms. Auerbach also co-authored, along with colleagues Lisa R. Burchi and Carla N. Hutton, Chapter 13: Case Studies in Regulatory Concepts, a thorough review of types of chemicals, exposures, and the regulation of chemicals in products and manufacturing.

This volume is an essential resource for scholars, policy makers, and practitioners looking for a clear understanding of chemical regulation and governance from environmental and public health perspectives at both national and international levels. B&C professionals have unparalleled expertise and insights on policy developments and liability issues, and in this volume they provide a coherent overview of an expansive and often fragmented area of law. More information about this volume and a link to purchase is available on the Edward Elgar website.
Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. is a Washington, D.C., law firm focusing on conventional, nanoscale, and biobased industrial, agricultural, and specialty chemicals, product approval and regulation, product defense, and associated business issues. B&C attorneys, scientists, and policy experts assist companies making and using chemicals commercialize their products, maintain compliance, and achieve a competitive advantage as they market their products around the world.
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