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NRDC Drops TSCA Suit But Vows 'Heightened Vigilance' On New Chemicals

August 31, 2018
Environmentalists have dropped their suit over EPA's draft framework for reviewing new chemicals under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) after a top official said it has not been implemented as planned, but the groups are still pledging “heightened vigilance” of administration and industry efforts to scale back oversight of the substances. In an Aug. 29 blog , attorneys with Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Safer Chemicals Healthy Families (SCHF) warn that they plan to closely scrutinize a process...

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