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EPA Finalizes Methylene Chloride Rule Seen As Model For TSCA Standards

April 30, 2024
EPA has finalized its TSCA risk management rule for the solvent methylene chloride that top officials say will be a model for future chemical policies under the reformed law, maintaining the strict workplace exposure limit in its 2023 proposal while lengthening phaseout deadlines for some uses and adding a de minimis threshold sought by industry. “Exposure to methylene chloride has devastated families across this country for too long, including some who saw loved ones go to work and never...

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