January 04, 2012

Podcasts and Power Point Presentations - Chemicals Regulation

38th National Spring Conference on the Environment

Chemicals Regulation:
REACHing for TSCA Reform

June 11, 2010
University of Maryland School of Law
Baltimore, Maryland

Overview of Toxic Substances Control, Past and Future 
Audio Podcast - mp3

Speaker:

  • Blake A. Biles , Arnold & Porter LLP, Washington, DC

 

View From the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Audio Podcast - mp3

Speaker:

  • Robert M. Sussman , Senior Policy Counsel to Administrator Lisa Jackson, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC

Panel I:
TSCA Reform in the Era of REACH
Audio Podcast - mp3
Power Point Presentations:
    Cleland Hamnett PPT
    Veerle Heyvaert PPT
    Walls PPT

Moderator:

  • Rebecca M. Bratspies , Professor, CUNY School of Law, New York, NY

Speakers: 

  • Wendy Cleland-Hamnett , Office Director, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics (OPPT),  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC
  • Richard A. Denison , Ph.D., Senior Scientists, Environmental Defense Fund, Washington, DC
  • Veerle Heyvaert , Ph.D., Lecturer in Law, London School of Economics and Political Science,  London, England
  • Michael P. Walls , Vice President, Regulatory and Technical Affairs, American Chemistry Council Washington, DC

 

Panel II:
State and Federal Cooperation in Regulating Toxic Substances
Audio Podcast - mp3
Power Point Presentations:
    Greenwood PPT
    Steinzor PPT

Moderator:

  • Peter Hsiao , Morrison & Forester LLP, Los Angeles, CA

Speakers: 

  • Mark A. Greenwood , Ropes & Gray LLP, Washington, DC
  • Rena Steinzor, Professor of Law University of Maryland School of Law, Baltimore, MD
  • Jeffrey Wong , Ph.D., Chief Scientist, Department of Toxic Substances Control - Cal/EPA, Sacramento, CA

 

Panel III:
Lifecycle Management of Chemicals
Audio Podcast - mp3
Power Point Presentations:
    Bond PPT
    Matus PPT
    Tickner PPT

Moderator:

  • RenĂ©e Cipriano , Schiff Hardin LLP, Chicago, IL

Speakers: 

  • Gregory G. Bond , Ph.D., Corporate Director of Product Responsibility, The Dow Chemical Company, Midland, MI
  • Joel A. Tickner , Sc.D., Principal Investigator, Lowell Center for Sustainable Production, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA Kira
  • J.M. Matus , Ph.D., Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering, Yale University, New Haven, CT

 

Panel IV:
Legal Liability, Risk Management, and Regulatory Incentives
Audio Podcast - mp3
Power Point Presentations:
    Hatcher PPT
    Jones PPT
    Rosenberg PPT

Moderator:

  • Blake A. Biles , Arnold & Porter LLP, Washington, DC

Speakers:

  • Julia (Julie) A. Hatcher , Latham & Watkins LLP, Washington, DC
  • James Jones , Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC
  • Ernie Rosenberg , President and CEO, The Soap and Detergent Association, Washington, DC