EPA Proposes to Designate 20 Chemical Substances as High-Priority Substances for Risk Evaluation under TSCA

| August 26, 2019

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published a Federal Register notice on August 23, 2019, proposing to designate 20 chemical substances as high-priority substances for risk evaluation under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).  84 Fed. Reg. 44300.  The notice and supporting docket materials identify the proposed designation for each of the chemical substances and instructions on how to access the chemical-specific information, analysis, and basis used by EPA to support the proposed designation for each chemical substance.  EPA requests information that would inform the exposure and hazard assessments and the identification of conditions of use for the 20 chemical substances.

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