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Toxic Substance Control Act Chemical Substance Import Certification Process Revisions

09/07/16 - This document proposes to amend the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) regulations regarding the requirement to file a Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)...

EPA Moves Swiftly to Carry Out New Chemical Reform Legislation

09/01/16 - WASHINGTON— U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is taking action to ensure that the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act signed this June 22, 2016, delivers on the...

EPA Establishes Science Advisory Committee on Chemicals and Seeks Experts to Serve

08/26/16 - As directed by the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, the Agency is establishing the Science Advisory Committee on Chemicals (SACC). The purpose of the SACC is to provide...

EPA Final Peer Review Report on 1-Bromopropane is Available

08/24/16 - On August 23, 2016, EPA posted on the Chemical Safety Advisory Committee website the final peer review report from the May 24-25, 2016, meeting on the Draft Risk Assessment for 1-Bromopropane. 

SAVE THE DATE – Sept. 13 Industry Consultation on TSCA Fees

08/22/16 - Mark your calendars. On September 13, EPA will hold a meeting to consult with manufacturers, processors, and representatives of such entities who are potentially subject to fees under the Toxic Substances Control Act as amended by the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act (TSCA).

EPA Renews ICR on TSCA Section 5(a)(2) SNURs for Existing Chemicals

08/02/16 - EPA has submitted another information collection request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) on ‘‘TSCA Section 5(a)(2) Significant New Use Rules for...

EPA Plans Changes to SNURs and PMNs - Updates Hazard Comm and Regulatory Framework and Premanufacture Notice Requirements

08/02/16 - EPA is proposing changes to the Significant New Uses of Chemical Substances regulations under TSCA to align these regulations with revisions to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Hazard Communication Standard (HCS), and...

EPA Hosting Series of Stakeholder Meetings on TSCA Implementation

08/02/16 - The week of August 8, 2016 EPA will be convening a number of stakeholder meetings on some of the first implementation steps under the new TSCA legislation that was enacted into law on June 22, 2016. Below is a list of the meetings:

EPA Announces 2016 Safer Choice Partner of the Year Awards

04/28/16 - EPA is pleased to announce the 2016 Safer Choice Partner of the Year award recipients.

2016 National Training Conference on the Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) and Environmental Conditions in Communities

04/28/16 - Do you have an idea for an oral presentation, poster or exhibit for the 2016 National Training Conference on the Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) and Environmental Conditions in Communities?
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