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2014-10-23 23:08:24

The webinar covers regulatory trends in the U.S. and abroad for chemicals commonly used in consumer products and new chemical listings and regulatory actions that may impact compliance with California's Proposition 65. San Diego (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 Compliance & Risks, Ltd. will discuss regulatory trends in the U.S. and abroad for chemicals commonly used in consumer products, such as BPA, phthalates, lead, cadmium, formaldehyde, PFOA, TCEP and other chemicals of high concern...

2014-10-23 12:24:24

HealthyStuff.org report offers consumer tips for a safer Halloween WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Heavy metals and other additives are commonly found in Halloween costumes and accessories, according to a new report released today and available at HealthyStuff.org. The non-profit group tested 44 costumes, 40 accessories and 21 decorations and party favors. Their testing found toxic chemicals including lead, flame retardants, tin compounds and phthalates --...

2014-10-01 23:05:25

This press release is to inform readers that the chemical phthalate is coming under global scrutiny, OiGoi.com discusses how you can keep yourself safe. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Plastics. In 1967, Dustin Hoffman was told in The Graduate that there was a great future in plastics. In 2014, however, plastics, specifically, phthalate, a chemical used to soften plastic, is under great debate as to how and if it should be regulated due to overwhelming evidence that it causes...

2014-08-25 23:04:37

GrandViewResearch.com has announced the addition of "Global Phthalic Anhydride Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020" Market Research report to their database. View the full report with TOC at http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/phthalic-anhydride-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 The global market for phthalic anhydride is expected to reach USD 10,387.5 million by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc....

2014-08-08 12:22:27

DUBLIN, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global 2-Ethylhexanol (2-EH) Market (Plasticizers, 2-EH Acrylate, 2-EH Nitrate, and Others) - Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 2-EH is an oxo alcohol which was earlier employed in the industry as a plasticizer alcohol for manufacturing various phthalate plasticizers, but as the restrictions were imposed on the use of phthalate plasticizers...

2014-07-15 23:09:29

Investigation warns of bogus 'natural' beauty claims, ingredients to avoid; Plus, apps that can help shoppers identify safer products YONKERS, NY (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Beauty products and cosmetics have become overgrown with labels covered with flowers and greenery and words like natural and healthy. The September 2014 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, features an in-depth look at hidden health risks that can be found in cosmetics and other beauty products, ingredients to...

2014-07-12 23:00:20

The global phthalic anhydride market, in terms of value, is estimated to reach $8.42 million by 2018. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/phthalic-anhydride-derivatives-market-179828823.html (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 The report, "Phthalic Anhydride and Derivatives (Plasticizers, Unsaturated Polyester Resins, and Alkyd Resins) Market by Application & Geography – Trends & Forecast to 2018," defines and segments phthalic anhydride market with analysis and...

2014-07-10 23:06:33

Market Size -$ 6.70 bn in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 5.8%, Market Trends – increasing demand in Asia Pacific new report by Grand View Research. View full report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/phthalic-anhydride-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 The global market for phthalic anhydride is expected to reach USD 10,387.5 million by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Increasing demand for phthalate plasticizers...

2014-07-05 23:00:40

Europe 2-Ethylhexanol market report is segmented on basis of applications and geographies. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-2-ethylhexanol-6362356345.html (PRWEB) July 05, 2014 2-Ethylhexanol (2-EH) is a colorless, combustible liquid that is poorly soluble in water but soluble in most organic solvents. The 2-Ethylhexanol market has grown considerably during the past few years, and is expected to grow at a rapid pace in the next five years, mainly driven by growing demand in...

2014-07-02 12:23:59

SOMERVILLE, Mass., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- By switching the plastic used in its IV bags, Dignity Health care system kept 700,000 pounds of high-concern chemicals - the equivalent in weight of a Boeing 747 airplane -- out of the environment, according to a new analysis that measures the "chemical footprint" of plastics. The Plastics Scorecard v.1.0, released today, offers the first comprehensive method for assessing and reducing chemicals of high concern in plastics. "From...


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