Stakeholders Raise Competing Agendas For TSCA Cumulative Risk Analyses

January 17, 2023
Industry attorneys and environmentalists are urging EPA to either rein in its newly announced plans to incorporate cumulative risk assessment into TSCA reviews or expand the project to new chemicals as well as existing ones, raising contrasting arguments on whether the discipline is ready for regulatory use -- while the agency’s intentions remain murky. During a Jan. 11 webcast on Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) issues hosted by the law firm Keller & Heckman, attorney Herb Estreicher said industry has...

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