TITLE

Congress Introduces Safe Chemicals Act

AUTHOR(S)
Lautenberg, Frank
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
EHS Today;May2010, Vol. 3 Issue 5, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the introduction of the Safe Chemicals Act of 2010 by U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg, along with Representatives Bobby Rush and Henry A. Waxman. It says that the new legislation was intended to refurbish the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976 (TSCA) and the way of the federal government in protecting the public against toxic chemicals. It adds that the legislation will give the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) more power in regulating the use of these chemicals.
ACCESSION #
50738933

 

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