From Inside TSCA

EPA Seeks New Input On Two-Year Deadline For Chlor-Alkali Asbestos Ban

March 16, 2023
EPA is opening a new public comment period for its proposed TSCA rule that would ban ongoing uses of chrysotile asbestos, saying industry and environmental groups have submitted a wave of new data on whether a two-year phase-out of the material for chlor-alkali facilities is practicable and asking stakeholders to weigh in on that evidence. The agency is set to publish a notice of availability in the March 17 Federal Register regarding “additional data” it received from stakeholders following...

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