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Policy Resources

What policies are emerging that might affect your company?

The chemicals policies of other US states and of other countries affect Massachusetts businesses. TURI monitors those policies, participates in national and international policy discussions, and provides training to inform industry of recent and upcoming developments in global chemicals policy. 

European Union Policies and Regulations

Major European regulations that we monitor are 

  1. End of Life Vehicle (ELV) Directive 2000/53/EC
  2. WEEE and RoHS, the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment and the Restrictions on Hazardous Substances Directives,
  3. The original Dangerous Substances (Restrictions on the Marketing and Use of Certain Dangerous Substances and Preparations) Directive, now replaced by the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation of CHemicals REACH Regulation.