Environment, Health and Safety

  • IPC members are committed to environmental stewardship, recognizing that proactive efforts to prevent adverse impacts to human health and the environment can reduce or eliminate business risks and the need for compliance-driven activity.
  • IPC supports efforts to ensure that regulations are practical, cost-effective, and prioritized according to actual levels of risk. 
Advocating for You on Toxic Substances
The U.S. Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) – last amended in 2016 – is the primary U.S. law governing the commercial use of chemicals that pose risks to human health and the environment. IPC’s TSCA-related advocacy focuses on several issues.

EHS Blogs and News Releases

IPC Engaged in Review of EU RoHS Directive
An ongoing review of Europe’s RoHS Directive could lead to changes in how hazardous substances are restricted. IPC is tracking the EU’s moves and advocating on your behalf.
What Else We're Monitoring
• Asia-Pacific EHS Policies
• European Union EHS Policy
• Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)