Cal/ EPA DTSC Green Ribbon Science Panel

Posted on Jun 20, 2014 in Chemicals Policy, Crafting Policies, Developing Tools and Practices, Governments, What I'm Working On | 1 comment

Dr. Ann Blake has been reappointed to the Green Ribbon Science Panel, created by AB 1879, the statute that created the Safer Consumer Products program. The 2014 Green Ribbon Science Panel has 15 members consisting of reappointed members from the first Panel and new experts.  This Green Ribbon Science Panel will continue to advise the Department on a variety of scientific and technical matters related to Green Chemistry. Some specific topical...

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San Francisco Environment Pharmaceutical Takeback

Posted on Aug 9, 2012 in Crafting Policies, Governments, Projects, What I Do, What I'm Working On | 0 comments

Environmental & Public Health Consulting completed a  report for the City and County of San Francisco’s Department of Environment on Pharmaceutical Takeback (January 2013). The report covers changes in the regulatory environment around residential pharmaceutical science, the latest research on the impacts of pharmaceutical residues in surface waters, and emerging issues in reverse logistics and incineration of pharmaceuticals...

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