19 Mar 2019

Feature: Miami Beach is fourth tourist spot to consider sunscreen ban

Global, North America, United States, US states
18 Mar 2019

US EPA bans methylene chloride in consumer paint removers Locked

Agency's first TSCA section 6 rule in 30 years omits commercial uses

North America, United States
7 Mar 2019

Feature: The extreme challenge of PFCs Locked

The chemical group remains a persistent problem for the outdoor apparel industry

Europe, Global
7 Mar 2019

Feature: The extreme challenge of PFCs Locked

6 Mar 2019

US DIY firm to stop distributing methylene chloride, NMP paint strippers Locked

Ace Hardware offering retailers alternatives

North America, United States
19 Feb 2019

Formaldehyde risk prompts Danish mug recall Locked

Contamination found in Poland, no other recalls across Europe

14 Feb 2019

US retailer to phase out methylene chloride, NMP paint strippers Locked

Menards becomes latest company to pledge action while EPA regulations lag

North America, United States
31 Jan 2019

Methylene chloride, NMP products remain at major US retailers

Safer Chemicals Healthy Families monitors companies' compliance with 2018 commitments

North America, United States
24 Jan 2019

Kingfisher to phase three chemical families out of own brand products

Home improvement giant to eliminate phthalates, PFCs and halogenated flame retardants

Europe, Global
21 Dec 2018

US home improvement chain Lowe’s adopts chemicals policy Locked

Retailer says it will develop a framework to assess substances and manage risks

North America, United States
19 Dec 2018

Walmart, Target sued for lead in children’s products Locked

New York attorney general's litigation also targets importer LaRose

North America, United States
13 Dec 2018

UK study finds high levels of boron in toy 'slime' products Locked

Europe, UK
13 Dec 2018

Two US grocery chains pledge action on PFAS takeout packaging Locked

Commitments from Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s follow NGO report

North America, United States
10 Dec 2018

UK product database to address chemical safety issues Locked

UK will need infrastructure to exchange data, regardless of Brexit outcomes

Europe, UK
6 Dec 2018

California extends consultation on Prop 65 clarifying amendments

North America, United States
5 Dec 2018

Amazon to ban paint strippers containing methylene chloride and NMP Locked

Policy will apply worldwide

Global, North America, United States
29 Nov 2018

Target signs up to Chemical Footprint Project Locked

Retailer sees NGO programme as extension of broader chemicals management strategy

North America, United States
22 Nov 2018

US NGO raises concerns over lead and boron in toys Locked

Blood levels of about 500,000 toddlers above five micrograms per deciliter

North America, United States
22 Nov 2018

Walgreens adopts chemicals policy Locked

Restricted substances to be phased out by 2021

North America, United States
14 Nov 2018

Apple, Walmart, Target top US retailer chemical rankings Locked

Amazon, Walgreens and Rite Aid ‘most improved’

North America, United States
8 Nov 2018

ACI, HCPA sue New York over cleaning products disclosure policy Locked

Trade bodies urge state to retract requirements

North America, United States
24 Oct 2018

Keeping EDCs out of the store

Coop Denmark has a chemicals policy that goes beyond what EU legislation imposes

Denmark, Europe
24 Oct 2018

Conflict gold reaching US company supply chains, says NGO report

More than 280 US firms potentially involved

Africa & Middle East, Belgium, Europe, North America, United States
18 Oct 2018

Three more US companies join methylene chloride phase out

Autozone, Kelly-Moore and PPG commit to action

Canada, North America, United States
11 Oct 2018

Amazon announces chemicals management policy

Retailer’s first RSL focuses on phthalates, preservatives, NP/NPE surfactants

North America, United States
11 Oct 2018

EU adopts restrictions on CMRs in textiles Locked

Covers 33 substances

10 Oct 2018 Briefing

Reducing your chemical footprint downstream Locked

Users are demonstrating progress to environmentally sound chemical management

North America
28 Sep 2018

Canadian Tire to phase out NMP, methylene chloride paint strippers Locked

Retailer follows lead of US chains

Canada, North America
27 Sep 2018

US retail giant stops selling into California 'because of Prop 65'

Products may not meet labelling requirements, says BJ’s Wholesale Club

North America, United States
20 Sep 2018

US pharmacy giant Rite Aid adopts chemical management policy

Drugstore chain's RSL will initially expand from eight to 69 substances

North America, United States