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Food and Agricultural Code - FAC

DIVISION 7. AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS, LIVESTOCK REMEDIES, AND COMMERCIAL FEEDS [12500 - 15340]

  ( Division 7 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

CHAPTER 3.5. Environmentally Harmful Material [14101 - 14103]

  ( Chapter 3.5 added by Stats. 1969, Ch. 1169. )

ARTICLE 2. General Provisions [14102 - 14103]
  ( Article 2 added by Stats. 1969, Ch. 1169. )

14102.
  

The director shall prohibit or regulate the use of environmentally harmful materials, pursuant to the provisions of Chapters 2 (commencing with Section 12751) and 3 (commencing with Section 14001) of this division. In so doing, he shall consider the effect of all such materials upon the environment, and shall take whatever steps he deems necessary to protect the environment. He shall also continue to initiate, cooperate, and collaborate with the University of California and with other state agencies in research designed to reduce and eliminate the use of environmentally harmful materials.

(Added by Stats. 1969, Ch. 1169.)

14103.
  

In establishing criteria and regulations relating to environmental injury and protection, and in conducting the reviews required in Chapters 2 and 3, the director shall consult with representatives of the Water Resources Control Board, the Departments of Public Health, Fish and Game and Conservation, and four outside experts of his selection from the fields of agricultural, biological, ecological, and medical sciences.

(Added by Stats. 1969, Ch. 1169.)

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