August 2020

HCPA to host four-part Regulatory Webinar Series

The Household & Commercial Products Association (HCPA) will hold a four-part Regulatory Webinar Series, featuring a high-level overview and opportunities to speak directly with officials from regulatory sectors. They are set for August 19 & 26 and September 2 & 10. The agenda is as follows:

Wednesday, August 19 from 2:00 – 3:00 pm EST
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)
Speaker: Elizabeth Erdman, CPSC

  • Overview of the CPSC
  • Overview of current priorities
  • Dive into FHSA details

Wednesday, August 26 from 1:00 – 2:00 pm EST
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
Speaker: Julia Solomon Ensor, Attorney, Division of Enforcement, Bureau of Consumer Protection, FTC

  • Overview of the FTC
  • Overview of Green Guides
  • Dive into “Made in America” labeling

Wednesday, September 2 from 2:00 – 3:00 pm EST
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Speakers: Janet Carter, Senior Health Scientist
Jennifer Lawless, Certified Safety Professional, Industrial Hygienist
Deana Holmes, Medical Technologist, Health Scientist

  • Overview of OSHA
  • Overview of current priorities
  • Overview of the Hazard Communication Standard, including common mistakes made by companies
  • Overview of International Activities, including OSHA’s involvement in the Regulatory Cooperation Council (RCC) and the United Nations Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (UNSCEGHS)

Thursday, September 10 from 2:00 – 3:00 pm EST
Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)
Speaker: TBD

  • Overview of TSCA

The HCPA will record all sessions which will be sent to all webinar registrants, so if you cannot attend during the scheduled time, you can still register and receive the information to view at your convenience.

To RSVP, visit https://www.thehcpa.org/open-events/regulatory-webinar-series/.