November 2, 2017

OSHA updated its recordkeeping rule requiring employers to electronically submit injury and illness data. The new rule, which took effect on January 1, 2017, requires certain employers to electronically submit injury and illness data, which they already are required to record on their onsite OSH...

October 10, 2017

On June 22, 2017, the one-year anniversary of the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, EPA released the scope documents for the first ten chemicals for which risk evaluation have been initiated under the amended Toxic Substances Control Act  (TSCA). Each scope document i...

October 10, 2017

Facilities in New Jersey subject to the Community Right to Know (cRTK) program or Section 312 of the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA) will be required to report based on updated hazard codes on the Community Right to Know Survey for 2017. Facilities may be subject to th...

July 6, 2016

NJDEP issued an advisory on July 5, 2016 regarding the Community Right to Know (CRTK) for 2015. This was due on March 1, 2016. However, the NJDEP believes that a significant number of regulated entities did not submit the annual CRTK because they either believed they were exempt from reporting r...