TITLE

Chemical Reactions

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Industry Week/IW;Sep2010, Vol. 259 Issue 9, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Toxic Chemicals Safety Act 2010 proposed by Representatives Henry Waxman and Bobby Rush in the U.S. The law enacts over chemical substances in the marketplace by increasing chemical manufacturers' reporting requirements to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). EPA's Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention Office assistant administrator Steve Owens says that manufacturers must provide health and safety information on chemicals.
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53445548

 

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