EPA Announces Final Rule Banning Use of Asbestos

In a continued effort to improving public health protection, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced a final rule to prohibit ongoing uses of chrysotile asbestos, the only form of asbestos currently utilized in or imported to the United States. This landmark decision, unveiled on March 18, 2024, marks the first rule to be […]

TSCA Workplace Exposure Compliance

Navigating TSCA compliance, particularly concerning exposure monitoring for both chemical users and non-users under Section 4 test orders, presents a myriad of complexities. Section 4 of TSCA empowers the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to issue test orders to gather data on the potential health and environmental effects of chemical substances. However, the challenge arises in […]