HEALTH & SAFETY SCHOOL
MONDAY • AUGUST 6
Secretary, NC Department of
TUESDAY • AUGUST 7
HEALTH & SAFETY SCHOOL
AUGUST 6 & 7, 2018
The Region's Only Comprehensive Forum
with current and relevant training for EHS Professionals.
Invites You to Join US!
If you are a Manufacturer with a presence in North Carolina,
learn what we can do for each other.
Science & Technology - 100 PM
Government Affairs - 2:00 PM
- On Friday, June 29, 2018, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a new Hazardous Waste Electronic Manifest System (e-Manifest) to improve access to higher quality and more timely hazardous waste shipment data. The new system is expected to save industry and states $90 million annually in time and resources. Beginning …Read More
- Smoky Mountains from Mt. Mitchell Photo by Ken Thomas Wikimedia Creative Commons The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ), Division of Air Quality (DAQ) is conducting an initial review of all Air Quality rules as required by N.C. Gen. Stat. §150B-21.3A to be repeated on a 10-year cycle. DAQ …Read More
- SOURCE: The Hill • Timothy Cama • June 25, 2018 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is kicking off the process of reviewing the nation’s ground-level ozone pollution standard, a project likely to take years. In a notice due for publication in the Federal Register Tuesday, the EPA says it’s taking …Read More
- Last Thursday (June 21), the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) within the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released for public comment a draft Toxicological Profile of 14 perfluoroalkyls (PFAS). PFAS chemicals are used to make nonstick and waterproof products. The draft report includes data suggesting …Read More
- The North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC) rate case decision this past Friday was a case of good news/bad news for Duke Energy Carolinas (DEC). Under the order, Duke will be able to recover $546 Million spent on coal ash cleanup, but will pay a $70 Million penalty imposed because coal …Read More
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NCMA is a non-profit association representing the interests of North Carolina manufacturing industries before the North Carolina General Assembly and state regulatory agencies on environmental, health, safety, energy, worker's compensation, and tax issues.