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August 8, 2020

EPA Weighs ‘Legacy Uses’ In TSCA Analyses As Appeal Options Narrow

January 30, 2020 at 1:59 PM
EPA has declined to seek en banc rehearing of the recent appellate ruling that requires the agency to consider chemicals’ “legacy uses” in its Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) evaluations, and a spokesman says the agency is now considering issuing supplemental analyses for some already issued evaluations to account for the court’s requirement. “EPA is reviewing the court’s decision and considering its options. These could include a supplemental risk evaluation for those chemicals that have legacy uses or associated...

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