EPA Adds Chemicals To SCIL, Bolstering Bid For TSCA Low-Priority List

May 22, 2020
EPA has approved a novel request from a cleaning products group to add eight chemicals to its voluntary safer chemicals program list, opening the door to the substances eventually being added to any new list of chemicals deemed low-priority for assessment and possible regulation under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). The American Cleaning Institute (ACI), whose members include cleaning-product ingredient manufacturers and suppliers, announced May 14 that after a years-long wait, EPA had agreed to its 2016 request to...

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