In 1976, Congress enacted the Toxics Substances Control Act (TSCA) to control hazards posed by chemical substances. 5 U.S.C. §§ 2601–2692 (1976). TSCA authorizes the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to obtain chemical data; require testing of chemical substances; and regulate the manufacture, use, labeling, and disposal of chemical substances posing unreasonable risks of injury to health or the environment.
Premium Content For:
- Environment, Energy, and Resources Section