House Releases Toxic Substances Control Act Reform Draft

April 2014
Modern Casting;Apr2014, Vol. 104 Issue 4, p17
The article reports on the unveiling of a draft legislation by U.S. Representative John Shimkus to reform the Toxic Substances Control Act reform legislation during the week of February 24, 2014. The Chemicals in Commerce Act focuses on improvement of public confidence in the safety of chemicals produced and used in the U.S. The American Foundry Society has expressed its support for the legislation which deals with the importance of workable chemical regulatory system to U.S. manufacturing.


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