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Hazardous Waste & Toxics Reduction

The EU REACH (Chemicals Policy) Workshops

Ecology and the Washington State Department of Community Trade and Economic Development help businesses compete in the global marker through workshops that provide information regarding environmental requirements in other countries.

More information on chemicals policy can be found at http://www.chemicalspolicy.org

The most recent workshop was held in Spokane on October 23, 2007. This presentation is linked below.

On September 15, 2006, Ecology hosted its first event in partnership with the Lowell Center for Sustainable Production and the Washington State Department of Community Trade and Economic Development. The workshop was provided to educate business on the proposed overhaul of the European Union’s chemical management system. Several representatives from Sao Paulo, Brazil, also attended the presentation.

The afternoon Business Panel included these distinguished experts: John Frasier, Nike, Inc. Eric Lethe, Inland Technology, Inc. Rita Schenek, Institute for Environmental Research and Education.

Business Panel presentations from the September 15, 2006 workshop on the proposed European Union’s Registration, Evaluation, and Authorization of Chemicals (REACH) are linked below.

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