Chemical Policy

Public Comments on Chemical Policy

Proposed High-Priority Substance Designation Under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) November 2019

Proposed Low-Priority Substance Designation Under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) November 2019

Regulation of Persistent, Bioaccumulative, and Toxic Chemicals under Section 6(h) of the Toxic Substances Control Act October 2019

Draft Risk Evaluation for 1-Bromopropane October 2019

EPA's Request for Nominations to the Children's Health Protection Advisory Committee (CHPAC) October 2019

DIDP and DINP: Manufacturer Requests for Risk Evaluation Under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) October 2019

Draft Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) proposed Development Support Document (DSD), "Ethylene Oxide Carcinogenic Dose-Response Assessment (28 June 2019) September 2019

Draft Risk Evaluations for 1,4-Dioxane and Cyclic Aliphatic Bromide Cluster (HBCD) August 2019

US EPA's "Guidance to Assist Interested Persons in Developing and Submitting Draft Risk Evaluations Under the Toxic Substances Control Act July 2019

Draft Updated Risk Characterization for Occupational Inhalation of C.I. Pigment Violet 29 July 2019

Initiation of Prioritization Under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) June 2019

EPA Scientific Advisory Board: Regarding Updating EPA Guidelines for Carcinogen and Noncancer Assessment May 2019

PRHE Comment on Commercial Paint and Coating Removal Training, Certification and Limited Access Program for Methylene Chloride May 2019

UCSF Faculty & ACMT Executives Comment on Commercial Paint and Coating Removal Training, Certification and Limited Access Program for Methylene Chloride May 2019

Materials Supporting the Colour Index (C.I.) Pigment Violet 29 Risk Evaluation May 2019

Systematic Review Protocol for the Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) Hexavalent Chromium Assessment April 2019

EPA Proposed Action “National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants: Coal- and Oil-Fired Electric Utility Steam Generating Units-Reconsideration of Supplemental Finding and Residual Risk and Technology Review” April 2019

Draft Risk Evaluation for C.I. Pigment Violet 29 January 2019

EPA’s Requests for Comments on the Experts Nominated to be Considered for ad hoc Participation and Possible Membership on Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), Science Advisory Committee on Chemicals (SACC) January 2019

A Working Approach for Identifying Potential Candidate Chemicals for Prioritization November 2018

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry's (ATSDR) Proposed Data Collection: Prenatal Assessment of Environmental Risk November 2018

EPA's Requests for Nominations: Experts to Consider for ad hoc Participation and Possible Membership on Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), Science Advisory Committee on Chemicals (SACC) October 2018

Exposure and Use Assessment and Human Health and Environmental Hazard Summary for Five PBT Chemicals August 2018

Problem Formulations for the Risk Evaluations to Be Conducted Under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) August 2018

The Application of Systematic Review in TSCA Risk Evaluations August 2018

EPA Proposed Rule “Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science” August 2018

Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: Increasing Consistency and Transparency in Considering Costs and Benefits in the Rulemaking Process August 2018

Regarding EPA Proposed Rule “Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science” by Children's Centers Directors June 2018

Systematic Review Protocol for the IRIS Chloroform Assessment (Inhalation) March 2018

Committee to Review Advances Made to the IRIS Process February 2018

Approaches for Identifying Potential Candidates for Prioritization for Risk Evaluation Under Amended TSCA January 2018

New Chemicals Review Program Under the Amended TSCA January 2018

TSCA Review of Persistent, Bioaccumulative and Toxic (PBT) Chemicals January 2018

Methylene Chloride in Commercial Furniture Refinishing November 2017

Budget for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) October 2017

Written comments on San Francisco Proposed Ordinance on Flame Retardant Chemicals in Upholstered Furniture and Juvenile Products submitted in October 2017

Verbal testimony on the San Francisco Proposed Ordinance on Flame Retardant Chemicals in Upholstered Furniture and Juvenile Products given at City & County of San Francisco Board of Supervisors Public Safety and Neighborhood Services Committee by Drs. Veena Singla and Marya Zlatnik in October 2017

 

 

 

Risk Evaluation Scoping Efforts Under TSCA for Ten Chemical Substances September 2017

EPA’s Requests for Nominations: Augmented Science Advisory Committee on Chemicals September 2017

EPA's Evaluation of Existing Regulations April 2017 May 2017

Trichloroethylene (TCE): Regulation of Use in Vapor Degreasing Under TSCA Section 6(a) April 2017

EPA’s Procedures for Chemical Risk Evaluation Under the Amended Toxic Substances Control Act March 2017

Prioritization of Chemicals for Risk Evaluation under the Toxic Substances Control Act March 2017

Risk Evaluation Scoping Efforts Under TSCA for Ten Chemical Substances March 2017

New Chemicals Review Program under the Toxic Substances Control Act January 2017

Nominations to the Science Advisory Committee on Chemicals (SACC) January 2017

California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) Draft Regulations for Pesticide Use Near Schools December 2016

Nominations of candidates to serve on the EPA Science Advisory Committee on Chemicals (SACC) October 2016

Risk­‐Based Prioritization Procedural Rule under TSCA section 6(b)(1) August 2016

Risk Evaluation Processes under the Amended TSCA August 2016

TSCA Work Plan Chemical Risk Assessment for 1‐Bromopropane May 2016

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Draft Weight of Evidence Guidance Document May 2016

Draft Guidelines for Human Exposure Assessment March 2016

Comments from Earthjustice, Natural Resources Defense Council and Washington Toxics Coalition on Problem Formulation and Initial Assessment Documents for Three Flame Retardant Clusters November 2015

Draft Development Materials for the Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) Toxicological Review of Inorganic Arsenic June 2014

 

TSCA Docket Comments Report

The Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act: Who is Providing Comments to EPA?