May 23, 2017

WEBINAR – – ALICLE The New Toxic Substances Control Act: What All Environmental Lawyers Need to Know, May 23, 2017, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT

A webinar presented by Americal Law Institute. All environment, energy, and natural resources lawyers need to understand how the recent Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) amendments will affect not just chemical production and usage, but product liability, commercial transactions, and supply chain relationships as well. In just one hour, participants learned the legal and policy implications they needed to know about this significant legislation. Our distinguished panel of Fellows from the...
April 27, 2017

Chemical Society of Washington Dinner Meeting, April 27, 2017, Washington, D.C.

The Chemical Society of Washington is holding a dinner meeting on April 27, 2017.  B&C Senior Chemist Richard Engler, Ph.D. is the featured speaker.  Dr. Engler will discuss the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) before and after reform and some of the challenges EPA and industry face in implementing and complying with the new law.  The dinner meeting is open to the public but reservations are required. Cost is $18 members and guests/$9 for...
April 21, 2017

Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) Science Forum, April 18 – 21, 2017, Washington, D.C.

The GMA Science Forum educates scientists and decision makers within the food, beverage and consumer products industry. This event brings together a roster of acclaimed individuals to keep the science community abreast and ahead of emerging science, innovation, safety and legal requirements in a wide array of areas.  Lynn L. Bergeson will present on the current status of TSCA to the chemicals management committee on April 21....
March 30, 2017

Biocides USA 2017, March 29 – 30, 2017, San Francisco, California

The 3rd Annual Biocides USA Conference, presented by Chemical Watch, covered new developments in the US and around the world.  On March 30th, B&C Senior Regulatory Consultant Michael S. Wenk, M.S. presented on biocidal regulations in Latin America including common themes, Mercosur and Andean community, Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico....
March 29, 2017

ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources Spring Conference, March 29 – 31, 2017, Los Angeles, California

The ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources’ 46th Spring Conference program was built to explore topics and issues facing the environmental lawyer today. Panel discussions covered a broad range of topics including: energy and environment priorities of the new administration and the 115th congress, what all environmental, energy, and resources lawyers need to know about TSCA reform, and FERC pipeline certificate proceedings and new disputes over “public...
February 23, 2017

Exporting Chemicals and Hazardous Materials: Major Global Markets Regulatory Compliance, February 23, 2017, Akron, Ohio

Exporting Chemicals and Hazardous Materials: Major Global Markets Regulatory Compliance program was presented by Akron Global Business Accelerator. Learning about the compliance measures to ensure your export transactions are completed successfully from beginning to end.  B&C Senior Regulatory Consultant Karin F. Baron, MSPH presented “South Korean and China Regulations and other Asian Market Regulations & Opportunities”....
February 9, 2017

Environmental Law Institute CLE Program 2017, February 9 – 10, 2017, Washington D.C. and Webcast

Stay current in this ever-changing area of law by attending ALI – ELI Environmental Law 2017. In just two days, balanced panels explored the key developments in our natural resources, climate, chemicals, and endangered species, as well as what is ahead from the Supreme Court and a new administration and Congress.  B&C Managing Partner Lynn L. Bergeson led a panel on TSCA....
January 4, 2017

WEBINAR – – EPA’s New RCRA Hazardous Waste Export-Import Rule: How Will it Impact Your Operations? January 4, 2017, 2:00 p.m. (EST)

On November 28th, the Hazardous Waste Export-Import Rule was published in the Federal Register. The rule went into effect on December 31, 2016.  The rule impacts thousands of entities that export and/or import shipments of hazardous wastes. B&C Managing Partner Lynn L. Bergeson and Senior Regulatory Consultant Christopher R. Bryant presented an in-depth webinar hosted by BLR about the final rule and the steps needed to ensure compliance.  ...