Archive for June, 2020

NanoBCA Recommends: TSCA Reform – Four Years Later Webinar 6/24

Posted on June 4th, 2020 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The NanoBusiness Commercialization Association (NanoBCA) would like to recommend the following webinar:

TSCA Reform – Four Years Later

Date: Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Time: 9:30am – 4:30pm ET

This event is free and open to the public but registration is required by JUNE 22.

Please REGISTER HERE.  Webinar information will be emailed one business day prior to the event. If you are unsure if you can access the webinar via the GoToMeeting platform, please go HERE to view system requirements prior to registering.

Webinar start times are as follows:  9:30 AM Eastern, 8:30 AM Central,  7:30 AM Mountain, and 6:30 AM Pacific. Please note that your browser may/may not automatically adjust the time for your zone when you register.

There is NO CLE for this event. Contact with questions.

NOTE: All registrants for ELI events need to have an ELI “account.” When you click on the above Register Here link, you will be asked to log in.

ELI members and previous registrants have accounts. If you don’t remember your password, please click on the “Request new password” tab.

Non-members who have previously not set up an ELI account may click on the “Create new account” tab, complete the process, and then return to this page to register. While creating this account does not confer membership, it will allow you to register for this and future events at any appropriate non-member rate that may be required.

An Environmental Law Institute (ELI), Bergeson & Campbell, P.C., and the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health Co-Sponsored Conference

This conference marks the fourth Toxic Substances Control Act Annual Conference, expanding upon TSCA: Three Years LaterTSCA Reform at 2 Years and TSCA Reform: One Year Later. Leading panelists will reflect on the accomplishments and challenges since the implementation of the 2016 Lautenberg Amendments and where the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) stands today.

Panelists will dive into a host of topics, including the current impacts of TSCA on science policies, challenges faced by industry, and the impacts of TSCA on regulatory policies especially those concerning ensuring compliance and enforcement. Join ELI, Bergeson & Campbell, P.C., and the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, leading experts, and distinguished keynote speakers in a day-long exploration of the issues and regulations surrounding TSCA.


NNCO Quarterly Newsletter: Spring 2020 Edition

Nanomedicine Moving Forward: A Snippet with Paula Hammond
In this Snippet from Stories from the NNI podcast, Dr. Lisa Friedersdorf, Director of the NNCO, speaks with Paula Hammond, David H. Koch Professor in Engineering and the Head of he Department of Chemical Engineering, about the challenges in medicine that nanotechnology may help address in the future.

EPA Releases Proposed Rule Intended to Improve the Transparency of Guidance
Bergeson & Campbell PC

Once again, we hope you will be able to attend the TSCA Reform – Four Years Later Webinar on Wednesday, June 24thREGISTER HERE

NanoBCA Conference Call – Today 6/3 2PM ET

Posted on June 4th, 2020 in Uncategorized | No Comments »

This is a reminder that we will be having our NanoBusiness Commercialization Association (NanoBCA) conference call today.

Date:  Wednesday, June 3, 2020
Time:  2:00 PM – 3:00 PM (EDT)

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (646) 749-3112

Access Code: 164-328-893

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2:00-2:01  Opening Remarks
Vincent Caprio
Executive Director, NanoBusiness Commercialization Association (NanoBCA)

2:01-2:05 COVID-19 Update
Sam Brauer, PhD
Founder & Principal, Nanotech Plus

2:05-2:15  Wall Street Update
Scott Livingston
CEO, Livingston Securities

2:15-2:30 Legislative Update
Paul Stimers
Partner, K&L Gates
NanoBCA Policy Advisor

2:30-2:45 EHS Update
Lynn L. Bergeson
Managing Director, Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
NanoBCA EHS Chair

EPA Releases Proposed Rule Intended to Improve the Transparency of Guidance

Recent Federal Developments

2:45-2:50 Q&A

2:50  Conclusion

Looking forward to today’s call.