Environment, Health & Safety

IPC's government relations program is committed to advocating for the competitive excellence and financial success of its members by advocating for smart, science-based legislation and regulation impacting the electronics industry.

California's Safer Consumer Products Regulation

Canadian Chemicals Management Program

Chemical Data Reporting (CDR) Rule

China Cyanide Gold Plating

Conflict Minerals

Data Exchange Standards

Definition of Solid Waste (DSW) Rule

EHS Committee

Environmental Legislation

  • Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)
  • Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)

Environmental Regulations

Halogen Free & Brominated Flame Retardants

Health and Safety Issues

Health and Safety – Labor Issues

  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations
  • Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Act
  • Ergonomics
  • OSHA Enforcement

Lead Free


Recent IPC Government Relations Activities



Other Important Issues Impacting the Electronics Industry