Trump’s FY21 Plan To End Key Chemical Safety Programs Worries Industry

February 10, 2020
Even as EPA rolls back its facility safety rules, the White House is proposing to eliminate fiscal year 2021 funding for two key chemical safety programs -- the Chemical Safety Board (CSB) and the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program, worrying industry officials who fear the plan will undermine protections. The National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) said that while it generally supports administration efforts to roll back rules, it is concerned the administration is proposing to eliminate the two...

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