Environmental regulations are rules the government puts in place to protect the environment and human health. They can apply to the substances in your product, the chemicals used/produced in manufacturing your product, and the disposal of chemical waste. They can also include employee training requirements and an emergency plan.
It is essential to be aware of the regulations applicable to your product. Otherwise, you risk investing resources into an item that can’t be put on the market.
The following is an overview of a few environmental regulations to take note of.