Daily News

Chemical Makers Cite TSCA Listing In Call For EPA To Drop NMP Proposal

January 13, 2017
Manufacturers of the chemical n-methylpyrrolidone (NMP) in recent meetings with White House and EPA officials urged the agency to drop a proposed Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) section 6(a) rule to limit certain uses of NMP, saying it is unnecessary because EPA has listed NMP as one of 10 high-priority substances to review under TSCA. The meetings at the White House Office of Management & Budget (OMB) -- which took place in the last few weeks but were only recently...


Not a subscriber? Sign up for 30 days free access to exclusive environmental policy reporting as the Trump administration moves to make good on its promised overhaul of the Environmental Protection Agency.

Log in to access this content.