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October 15, 2013

Lynn L. Bergeson, “Toxic Chemicals: Prepare for Product Regulations,” Chemical Processing, October 15, 2013.

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

The California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) Safer Consumer Products Regulations are now in effect (See “California Cracks Down on Chemicals”). While the most onerous requirements for “responsible entities” (manufacturers, importers, assemblers and retailers) will not hit for a while, companies should consider taking some initial steps now to understand how these regulations may affect operations in the future.