Washington – The Environmental Protection Agency has finalized amendments to its Risk Management Program rule in an effort to improve chemical process safety and keep first responders safer.
The amendments aim to:
● Prevent catastrophic incidents by improving incident prevention program requirements
● Enhance emergency prepa..
LÀO CAI — A project aiming to promote biodiversity in Việt Nam was launched yesterday by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) in the northern province of Lào Cai.
The project aims to assist access to genetic resources in Việt Nam, as well as to the implementation of pilot projects on m..
Jakarta: United Nations Environment Programme chief Erik Solheim has hailed Indonesia's efforts to become a leader in environmental sustainability, especially conserving peatlands, on his first official visit to the country.
Solheim in Jakarta on Thursday met government officials, including Vice President Muhammad Jusuf Kalla and Mi..
The US EPA has set compliance deadlines for its final rule governing formaldehyde emissions from composite wood products.
The regulation includes formaldehyde emission standards applicable to hardwood plywood, medium-density fibreboard, particleboard – and finished goods containing these products – sold, supplied, manufactured..
A majority of EU member states have voted to approve the addition of 12 substances of very high concern (SVHCs) to Annex XIV – the authorisation list.
The 12 are the first substances to be proposed for Annex XIV, which currently contains 31 substances, since the Commission adopted a moratorium on such additions in August 2014.