Significant Changes to California's Proposition 65 Warning Requirements that Businesses Need to Know

California's Proposition 65 requires businesses to provide a "clear and reasonable" warning to individuals before exposing them to a chemical known to the State to cause cancer or reproductive toxicity. A person may be subject to fines, civil penalties, and injunctive relief if he exposes a person without providing the requisite warning.

On August 30, 2016, California's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment ("OEHHA"), the regulatory entity charged with implementing Proposition 65, repealed the existing regulations for providing "clear and reasonable warnings" and adopted new and significantly different regulations.

Read the full article, "Significant Changes to California's Proposition 65 Warning Requirements that Businesses Need to Know," by Josh Borger.

Categories: Proposition 65