Manufacturers Ass'n of Tri-County v. Knepper

ELR Citation: ELR 20947
No(s). s. 86-5032, -5066 (3d Cir. Sep 12, 1986)

The court rules that the Pennsylvania Right-to-Know Act (Act), as applied to the manufacturing sector, is preempted in part by federal regulations of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) establishing the Hazard Communication Standard. The court first holds that the Act is severab...