US EPA Issues Proposed TSCA Prioritization Rule

    View Author January 2017

    The US Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) has issued its proposed rule for prioritizing chemical substances for purposes of risk evaluation, as required by the recently amended Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). The proposed rule was published in the Federal Register on January 17, 2017. Comments on the proposed rule must be submitted to US EPA by March 20, 2017. The amended TSCA requires US EPA to promulgate the final prioritization rule by June 22, 2017.