Regulatory Information

Key regulations and how they are managed within WERCSmart

Volatile Organic Compounds - Alternative Control Plan
An Alternative Control Plan can be used to comply with VOC standards for aerosol coating and consumer products outlined in Title 17, California Code of Regu...
Fri, 17 Apr, 2020 at 8:35 AM
Trade Secret - California Cleaning Product Right-To-Know
Trade Secret claims for an ingredient used in a registration is treated as Confidential Business Information.  Trade secret claims for ingredients have been...
Fri, 24 Jan, 2020 at 8:44 AM
Nonfunctional Constituent Ingredients
California requires the disclosure of specific constituents, or ingredients, when they are present in the product at levels greater than 0.01%.  Nonfunction...
Fri, 24 Jan, 2020 at 8:28 AM
Lithium Battery UN38.3 TSD non-compliant battery manufacturers – Products rendered non-selectable effective January 2, 2020 in WERCSmart
Effective Jan 1, 2020 – The Department of Transportation (DOT) published a proposed rule, 83 Fed. Reg. 60970 (November 27, 2018) which amends the current li...
Fri, 20 Dec, 2019 at 12:44 PM
Global Regulatory Compliance Tool: UL's Navigator
Navigator highlights the main chemical regulatory requirements for over 50 countries around the world. These summaries compile the most important informatio...
Mon, 1 Apr, 2019 at 11:29 AM
South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCQAMD) Regulation Changes
Effective January 1, 2019 Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) regulatory changes are coming as of January 1, 2019 with regard to California’s South Coast Ai...
Wed, 12 Dec, 2018 at 12:00 PM
Safety Data Sheet (SDS) Maintenance and Updates
When you've requested WERCSmart to write an SDS for your registration, if you have future updates you need to make, such as revising Section 1, you may...
Fri, 16 Nov, 2018 at 10:40 AM
Mexico Adopts GHS Classification Standards October 8, 2018
A note from the UL Regulatory Assurance and Data Insights team Did you know that on October 8, 2018 Mexico will fully implement their version of the Glo...
Mon, 1 Oct, 2018 at 9:23 AM
Regulatory Terms and Abbreviations Used in WERCSmart
WERCSmart has frequently used regulatory terms or phrases related to various regulations either in the United States or Canada.   Regulatory Terms and I...
Wed, 19 Sep, 2018 at 7:31 AM
California Prop 65 - WERCSmart Revisions
The WERCSmart team has been working with Regulatory Professionals in various industries to properly revise the Prop 65 questions within the WERCSmart regist...
Thu, 16 Aug, 2018 at 4:21 PM

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