House Bill Introduced To Ban Asbestos in U.S.

House Bill Introduced To Ban Asbestos in U.S.

Recently, Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) introduced a House companion bill to the Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act of 2017 (ARBANA), which was introduced in the Senate in November of 2017. The ARBABA bill was introduced to give the Environmental Protection...
Florida Asbestos-Contaminated Talc Trial Begins

Florida Asbestos-Contaminated Talc Trial Begins

Earlier this week, the first Florida asbestos-contaminated talc case began trial in Palm Beach County. Plaintiff Robert Lord alleges that he developed mesothelioma from his employment and his stepfather’s employment with a local floor tile showroom. It is...
Monsanto Defeats Push For Prop 65 Warning On Weed Killer

Monsanto Defeats Push For Prop 65 Warning On Weed Killer

California’s Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986 (commonly referred to as “Proposition 65” or “Prop 65”) was passed with the intention of providing consumers with information regarding cancer-causing agents in products that would allow consumers to...
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