Posts Tagged ‘ U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ’

Consent Decree Ends Lead-Based Suit for Home Depot

Apr 26th, 2021

A federal judge signed off on a consent decree last week, ending a lawsuit between the states of Utah, Rhode Island and Massachusetts, and Home Depot U.S.A. Inc., alleging that Home Depot violated certain provisions of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule (RRP). U.S. District Judge Mark Cohen, for […]

WDMA Concerned with Proposed Canadian Formaldehyde Regulations

Sep 26th, 2019

Officials for the Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) have expressed significant concerns regarding recently proposed Canadian regulations for formaldehyde emissions, including among imported composite wood products, which are recognized as containing carcinogens by the International Agency for Research on Cancer. Comments submitted by WDMA to Canadian officials raise issue with the differences between proposed […]