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01/16/2023

TSCA Update: Revised Chemical Risk Determinations

Update 01/16/23: US EPA's final revised TSCA risk determination for trichloroethylene (TCE) finds that the chemical poses an unreasonable risk of injury to human health.  

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01/16/2023

Top Gun and the "New" Superfund Tax

The Superfund Tax is a lot like the movie Top Gun. Both originated in the 1980's before going dormant for a while. Both have made a lasting impact on life in the US. And both came back in 2022.

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12/07/2022

Refinery Ordered to Remove Mismanaged Chemicals

US EPA has ordered a refinery in St. Croix to remove at least 77,000 pounds of ammonia, liquefied petroleum gas, amines, and hydrogen sulfide from facility equipment to prevent an emergency release. 

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12/06/2022

Final Rule Alert: 12 Chemicals Added to EPCRA TRI Reporting List

A Final Rule adding twelve chemicals to the EPCRA Section 313 Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) reporting list appeared in the Federal Register on November 30.   

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11/28/2022

Final Rule Alert: Updated NAICS Codes for TRI Reporting

A Final Rule published on November 28 updates the list of NAICS codes that facilities must use when submitting Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) reporting required under EPCRA. 

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11/28/2022

Two Proposed TSCA Rules Dramatically Updated

This month, US EPA proposed significant revisions to TSCA rules related to user fees for certain activities and reporting of PFAS manufacturing and import data.

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08/15/2022

EPA Proposes to Add DINP to EPCRA 313 Reporting List

EPA has proposed to add a category for diisononyl phthalate (DINP) to the list of toxic chemicals subject to annual reporting under the Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act (EPCRA).   

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07/29/2022

Chemical Leak Shuts Down South Carolina Interstate

On July 27 at about 5:45 PM, a chemical release from a specialty chemicals facility near Interstate 20 in Elgin, SC led local officials to close a 10 mile stretch of highway. 

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07/19/2022

5 PFAS Chemicals Added to EPCRA TRI Reporting List

On July 18, US EPA published a Final Rule to add five additional per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) to the list of chemicals subject to Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) reporting requirements.

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05/24/2022

New TSCA Restrictions for Asbestos Proposed

Update: US EPA is extending the comment period on a proposed TSCA rulemaking to ban ongoing uses of asbestos. EPA will now accept comments until July 13, 2022. 

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