Ozone Depleting Chemicals (ODC): The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone - This protocol stipulates that the production and consumption of compounds that deplete ozone in the stratosphere - chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs), halons, carbon tetrachloride, and methyl chloroform - are to be phased out by 2000 (2005 for methyl chloroform).
United States Toxics in Packaging Legislation-1998, Packaging Directive EU 94/62/EC: All printed collateral and packaging components, including dyes, pigments, adhesives, stabilizers and additives must neither be manufactured using toxic or regulated heavy metals nor have them incidentally present. Also see 2004/12/EC "Packaging and Packaging Waste as an amendment to EU 94/62/EC".
CFR Title 16, Part 1303: Ban of consumer products bearing lead, containing paint, outlines the ban of lead containing paints on consumer goods, as of February 1978.
Overview of Universal Waste Regulation: C.F.R. Part 273: Civil policy for small handlers of Universal Waste outlines what is universal waste (consumer electronics devises are included & batteries) and provides guidelines for disposal, support activities need not be reported.
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