EPA Weighs Expanding Industry-Sought TSCA Evaluation Of Ethanones

February 18, 2021
EPA is considering whether to broaden any evaluation of four chemicals known as ethanones beyond the conditions of use manufacturers proposed in their request for the agency to conduct the study, marking an early sign of how the Biden administration could strengthen Trump-era TSCA actions that environmentalists say are too narrow. In a Federal Register notice set for publication Feb. 19, EPA says it is seeking comment on the upcoming Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) risk evaluation of four...

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