THE CLEARINGHOUSE

The Toxics in Packaging Clearinghouse (TPCH) maintains the Model Toxics in Packaging Legislation and coordinates implementation of state legislation, based on the Model, on behalf of its member states, with the goal of promoting consistency across states. TPCH is a resource and single point of contact for companies seeking information on toxics in packaging requirements or an exemption.

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Become a Member

Benefits include:

  • Public technical assistance
  • Forum for discussion & coordination with other states
  • Outreach to stakeholders
  • Packaging research and testing
  • Legislative review
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WHERE WE ARE

The Clearinghouse includes a states-only voting membership and an industry/public interest advisory group. The legislation has been successfully adopted by nineteen states.


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TPCH Draft Model Legislation Update – Full Public Comments Received Now Available

The Toxics in Packaging Clearinghouse (TPCH) thanks everyone that  submitted comments to the draft Model Legislation Update.

Click Here for Listing of Comments

The next steps for TPCH are to finalize the update of the TPCH Model Legislation in response to comments received. Their response document will be posted here when available (likely in late October or November).

To learn more about this TPCH project, Click HERE to download the Call for Comments, Background Materials and the Draft Update to the Model Legislation