TITLE

CAN CHEMICALS BE REGULATED?

AUTHOR(S)
Montague, Peter
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Rachel's Democracy & Health News;1/8/2009, Issue 993, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the complexity of establishing regulations for chemical toxicity in the U.S. It outlines the four new discoveries that will help deepen people's understanding of chemical hazards. The author claims that new understandings of toxicity make thorough premarket chemical testing impossible and that it will drive almost everyone to the conclusion that broad screening principles must be applied before individual chemical tests.
ACCESSION #
36427379

 

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