September 16, 2022

Environmental Regulation in Practice 2022: New Challenges and Priorities, September 16, 2022, New York, NY and via webinar

As Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) standards and Environmental Justice (EJ) concepts further extend the reach of federal review and enforcement over corporate policies, attorneys from a wider range of practice areas must become versed in areas of the law that were traditionally considered unique to “environmental law” practice. This Practising Law Institute program, Environmental Regulation in Practice 2022, analyzed current regulations including proposed amendments and...
September 8, 2022

TSCA Fundamentals, September 1, 2, 7, and 8, 2022, via webinar

Implementation of the amended Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) is very much a work in progress, and the US EPA’s regulatory actions require continuous monitoring. Staying on top of these changes is critically important, and training on current regulatory requirements is vital. During this “TSCA Fundamentals” training course, Richard E. Engler, Ph.D., Director of Chemistry with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), provided in-depth training on the very...
August 17, 2022

NACD Pre-Conference Regulatory Workshop, August 17, 2022, Indianapolis, IN

NACD and Richard E. Engler, Ph.D., Director of Chemistry, Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) offered a special pre-ChemEdge workshop, “Situational Regulatory Awareness – What to Do When a Single Chemical Product Is Subject to Three Major Regulations – TSCA, FIFRA, and FFDCA.” Many chemicals regulated under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) also fall under the Federal Insecticide, Rodenticide, and Fungicide Act (FIFRA) and/or the Federal Food, Drug, and...
July 14, 2022

ELI Summer School Series 2022: Law & Policy of Products Regulation, July 14, 2022, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. EDT, Washington, D.C., and via webinar

The lifecycle of industrial, agricultural, and antimicrobial chemical products, especially those embedded in consumer products, has gained increased public attention. Regulators are looking at the entire product lifecycle, including post-discard of a product at the end of its useful life, as well as toxicity data. Lynn L. Bergeson, Managing Partner, Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), presented on chemical product regulation matters including risk communication,...
June 6, 2022

26th Annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference, June 6-8, 2022, Reston, VA

The American Chemical Society (ACS) presented the 26th Annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference, with a “Thinking in Systems: Designing for Sustainable Use” theme. This conference explored how green and sustainable chemistry and engineering contribute to the development and commercialization of products for sustainable use. B&C’s Director of Chemistry, Richard E. Engler, Ph.D., and Ligia Duarte Botelho, Regulatory Assistant, presented...
May 26, 2022

Capacity development webinar for lawyers on responsible investments in agriculture: African Region focus, May 26, 2022, via webinar

The International Bar Association (IBA) Agricultural Law Section, Advancing Land-based Investment Governance (ALIGN), and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), presented “Capacity development webinar for lawyers on responsible investments in agriculture: African Region focus,” a webinar focusing on responsible investment in agriculture in the African geographic region. Utilising the contributions of the Committee on World Food Security Principles for...
May 18, 2022

Capacity development webinar for lawyers on responsible investments in agriculture: Asia Pacific focus, May 18, 2022, via webinar

The International Bar Association (IBA) Agricultural Law Section, Advancing Land-based Investment Governance (ALIGN), and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), presented “Capacity development webinar for lawyers on responsible investments in agriculture: Asia Pacific focus,” a webinar focusing on responsible investment in agriculture in the Asia Pacific geographic region. Utilising the contributions of the Committee on World Food Security Principles...
May 13, 2022

HCPA IMPACT2022, May 11-13, 2022, Washington D.C

The Household & Commercial Products Association’s (HCPA) mid-year meeting, IMPACT2022, brought together professionals and thought leaders to learn about and engage on the public policy issues that impact the household and commercial products industry. Richard E. Engler, Ph.D., Director of Chemistry, Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), presented during the Regulatory Affairs Council on May 11, 2022. B&C was a proud sponsor. ...
May 11, 2022

CHEMUK 2022, May 11-12, 2022, Birmingham, UK

CHEMUK 2022 brought together all the stages of chemical and chemical product development, specification, and processing/manufacturing communities, with crucial supply chain supplier groups.  Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) affiliate The Acta Group (Acta®) was a proud sponsor. ...
April 20, 2022

FIFRA Hot Topics, April 20, 2022, 12:00 p.m. EDT, via webinar

With year one of the Biden Administration’s term in the history books, we have a clearer sense of how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proceeding on all fronts. EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) focuses on long-standing challenges, especially a renewed effort to meet Endangered Species Act (ESA) consultation requirements and determine how best to meet core pesticide registration review obligations in 2022. These program priorities must reflect special considerations...