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EPA's Draft PV29 Analysis Raises Legal Test Over TSCA Data Standards

January 29, 2019
Environmentalists and former EPA staff are raising multiple concerns that the agency's recently released draft assessment of pigment violet 29 (PV29), the first such assessment released since Congress reformed the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), violates that statute, signaling they plan to sue if the agency does not change it. The draft PV29 assessment falls "woefully short" of meeting the expectations and requirements lawmakers included in the new law, environmentalists charge in comments submitted earlier this month. The groups urge...

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