Pesticides, Chemical Regulation, and Right-to-Know Committee Report
ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources
110 PESTICIDES, CHEMICAL REGULATION, AND RIGHT-TO-KNOW 2008 Annual Report1 I. TOXIC SUBSTANCES CONTROL ACT (TSCA) In 2008, the safety of children remained a focus of concern for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under TSCA. On January 29, 2008, the EPA issued a direct final rule pursuant to TSCA Section 8(d) requiring manufacturers and importers of consumer products intended for the use of children that also contain lead or lead compounds to report unpublished health and safety data to...