Since January 1, 2012, manufacturers have been required to provide consumers with better information about the working conditions behind the goods brought to market, pursuant to the California Transparency in Supply Chains Act that was approved in 2010. The Act specifically mandates manufacturers and large retailers with annual worldwide gross receipts over $100 million to disclose on ...
CalEPA’s Department of Resources, Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) has announced a workshop on June 17th titled the “Manufacturer’s Challenge”. The Manufacturer’s Challenge is a voluntary opportunity for product manufacturers and brand owners (on an industry level, not individual companies or representatives of only a small group of companies) ...
On Tuesday, the Senate Energy, Utilities and Communications Committee moved forward three bills seeking to address California’s contribution to global greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) through a variety of methods that place energy affordability and reliability at risk. The committee passed SB 180 (Hannah Beth Jackson, D-Santa ...
Where and how do lawmakers and researchers gather data about the California economy so they can make informed decisions about new laws and regulations? In part they rely on data companies who are required to provide to state and federal agencies about their payrolls and workforce, while local and state agencies report tax revenues and expenditures. State and local infrastructure planning ...
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