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DTSC Press Releases 2016

Title Date PR No./
Doc Type
  Media Advisory: DTSC Holding Webinar to Discuss Potential Priority Products Save the Date Announcement 10/03/2016   Advisory

  DTSC Investigation Leads to Felony Convictions Against Scrap Metal Recycling Facility in Los Angeles County 09/19/2016   T-17-16

  Residentes de Los Angeles reciben entrenamiento para trabajos para limpiar las comunidades afectadas por la instalación Exide 08/15/2016   T-16-16S

  Los Angeles Residents Receive Training for Jobs Cleaning Up Communities Impacted by Exide Facility 08/15/2016   T-16-16

  Additional Manufacturers Agree to Improve Collection of Used Mercury-Containing Thermostats 08/12/2016   T-15-16

  Ardagh Glass Agrees to Pay $3.5 Million for Multiple Violations of California’s Hazardous Waste Laws 08/11/2016   T-14-16

  Un acuerdo histórico llega a cabo para beneficiar comunidades de justicia ambiental y resolver una queja de derechos civiles sobre una decisión de permisos de desechos tóxicos 08/10/2016   T-13-16S

  Landmark Agreement Reached to Benefit Environmental Justice Communities and Resolve a Civil Rights Complaint on Hazardous Waste Permitting Decision 08/10/2016   T-13-16

  DTSC Comienza Reglamentación para Tapetes para Dormir de Niños 08/03/2016   T-10S-16

  DTSC Orders Quemetco to Fix Hazardous Waste Leak-Detection System 07/26/2016   T-12-16

  DTSC Dedicates New Treatment Plant at Stringfellow Site 07/21/2016   T-11-16

  DTSC Begins Rulemaking for Children’s Nap Mats 07/15/2016   T-10-16

  Media Advisory S-DTSC tendrá una reunión de alcance sobre el EIR de la Limpieza Residencial de Exide 06/22/2016   Advisory

  Media Advisory - DTSC Holds “Scoping Meetings” on Exide Residential Cleanup EIR 06/22/2016   Advisory

  New Members for DTSC’s Science Advisory Panel 06/15/2016   T-09-16

  DTSC settles complaint against FedEx Ground for $3.4 million 06/13/2016   T-08-16

  DTSC Investigation Leads to Criminal Charges Against Scrap Metal Recycling Facility in Los Angeles County 05/31/2016   T-07-16

  Nueva política del DTSC beneficia la justicia ambiental y a las comunidades de nativos americanos 05/10/2016   T-06-16S

  New DTSC Policy Benefits Environmental Justice and Native American Communities 05/10/2016   T-06-16

  Nuevo Análisis Examina Los Niveles de Sangre con Plomo Alrededor de Exide 04/08/2016   T-05-16S

  New Analysis Examines Blood Lead Levels Near Exide 04/08/2016   T-05-16

  Volunteers Trained by DTSC Canvass Boyle Heights Neighborhood to Protect Public Health 03/12/2016   T-04-16

  Community Resource Fair for Residents Potentially Impacted by the Exide Recycling Plant 03/11/2016   Advisory

  Video - California Phases In Copper-Free Brake Pads 03/01/2016   Advisory

  Flame retardant levels in California breast milk decreasing, DTSC study finds 02/24/2016   T-03-16

  Press Availability on DTSC Study Showing Decline of PBDE levels in the breast milk of California women 02/24/2016   Advisory

  Manufacturers Agree to Improve Collection of Used Mercury-Containing Thermostats 02/22/2016   T-02-16

  Llamada para la Prensa Sobre Exide Technologies 02/17/2016  

  News Media Call-In Regarding Exide Technologies 02/17/2016  

  Pacific Steel, Inc. to Pay $138,000 to Settle Hazardous Waste Violations 01/12/2016   T-01-16