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Ohio EPA Adopts New Universal Waste Rules

Ohio EPA recently added paint, paint-related wastes, antifreeze and aerosol containers to its list of materials classified as “universal waste,” which already included lamps, pesticides, mercury-containing equipment and discarded batteries.

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OCTC's 30th Annual Conference

This year's conference will include the Awards for Excellence Dinner, Legislative Reception, regulatory speakers and an excellent networking opportunity.

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Registration for OCTC 30th Annual Conference Available Now!

Get recognized by leaders in the chemical industry and Ohio state legislature

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Deadline Approaching for Chemical Manufacturers and Importers to Submit Chemical Substance Notifications to US EPA Under the TSCA Inventory Reset Rule

The February 7, 2018 deadline is rapidly approaching for manufacturers and importers of chemical substances in the US to submit their notifications to US EPA.

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The PUCO adopts net metering rules

On November 8, 2017, the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) unanimously adopted changes to Ohio’s administrative rules governing net metering for behind the meter distributed generation.

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DOL Announces Plans for New Overtime Rulemaking

On October 30, 2017, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued a news release announcing its intention to engage in new rulemaking regarding overtime.

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Ohio’s Leading Chemical Companies Give Back to Local Science Teachers

Ohio’s science educators got a boost last week when the Ohio Chemistry Technology Council (OCTC) hosted its 25th annual Teachers, Industry & Environment (TIE) Conference.

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The Department of Justice Reverses its Position on Transgender Discrimination

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has drafted a memo revising the federal government’s position on gender-identity discrimination and formally withdrawing the previous administration’s memo from December 2014.

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