CONTENTS EdEvidence Newsletter

May 2008

Toxic Lockout

New Environmental Forum Article Outlines Regulatory and Business Restrictions on Hazardous Products

In The Environmental Law Institute's journal The Environmental Forum, IEHN Executive Director Richard Liroff writes that "It is smart business practice for corporate managers to look beyond compliance with federal regulations-which badly lag state and foreign laws and many private sector programs-to strategically manage business risks from hazardous chemicals in the products they make and sell." This six page article, including sidebars from Dell Inc., and the Environmental Defense Fund, provides updated information on these other market pressures and corporate responses.