PHMSA says it won’t penalize companies conforming to new international hazardous material regulations not yet harmonized within the U.S. Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR).
Each agency is to establish a Regulatory Reform Task Force to evaluate existing regulations (as defined in section 4 of Executive Order 13771) and make recommendations to the agency head regarding their repeal, replacement, or modification, consistent with applicable law.
PaintCare® has had resounding success in the eight states in which program operations have been implemented. To date, the program has collected 16 million gallons of paint.
The deal for portions of the Covestro business includes both commercial and production operations based in Spring, Texas.
The combined company will operate 11 TiO2 pigment plants in eight countries with a total capacity of 1.3 million metric tons per annum and will have titanium feedstock operations in three countries with a total capacity of 1.5 million metric tons per annum.
The partnership will enable SCG Chemicals to develop and bring to market high value-added products, and will build on the long-standing relationship DuPont has with SCG Chemicals to advance its operational excellence journey, the company stated.
The innovation hub will reportedly also offer a testing and simulation facility, enabling tests to be conducted in conditions experienced in the world’s most extreme environments.
The Munich-based chemical group is building another dispersion reactor with an annual capacity of 60,000 metric tons at its Burghausen site.
ACA believes new investment is required to improve upon the stopgap efforts of the last decade, and urges passage of a balanced infrastructure investment plan that will lift our nation’s economy and improve our transportation network.
PaintCare® undertakes the responsibility for ensuring an environmentally sound and cost-effective program for post-consumer paint management.