Alternatives Analysis Overview
California Safer Consumer Products Regulation
Preparing for the market-changing California Safer Consumer Products (SCP) regulation is no simple task. A huge universe of products could be impacted – perhaps including yours. The Cardno team is here to assist, offering a variety of services to help companies achieve four key outcomes:
- Compliance with the California SCP regulation.
- Minimal if any interruption in product sales.
- The opportunity to advance product sustainability with responsible product development.
- Having a plan in place that proactively anticipates future regulatory challenges.
California's Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) will expect companies to respond to various requests for information, including a detailed, two-tiered alternatives analysis for the chemicals of concern and products which contain them – known as priority products. The response schedule is tight, and failure to comply may result in loss of product sales or legal action.
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Cardno’s team of experienced toxicologists, exposure assessors, resource economists, and sustainability specialists are prepared to assist you step-by-step through the process and conduct thorough and reliable alternatives analyses. Clients can rely on a variety of expert alternatives analysis services and related support, including:
The Alternatives Assessment Process
Companies will be required to: