Monthly Archives: April 2013

NAA Activity 2013

Since the beginning of 2013 NAA has been busy attending meetings all across the country.  The following is a short synopsis of the activities that NAA has participated in: 1/25/2013 - NAA participated and provided comments in the CARB Board Hearing at the South Coast Air Quality Management (SCAQMD) Headquarters in Diamond Bar, California.  The Board Hearing was to adopt the SCAQMD SIP without restrictions on LVP-VOC.  NAA was successful in opposing the LVP-VOC inclusion in the SIP. 1/28/2013 - NAA was the sole association presenting to...
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Public Health Impact Report.

Existing law requires the State Department of Public Health to regulate various consumer products, including food and drugs, for the protection of the people of the state. This bill, known as the Public Health Epidemic Prevention Act of 2013, would require the department to require the manufacturer or a group of manufacturers of a contributing product, as defined, to create, for approval of the department, a public health impact report (PHIR) containing specified information, including a list of adverse public health impacts and a mitigation plan for those impacts.

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