Latest Regulation of chemicals Stories

2011-02-03 09:50:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NPRA, the National Petrochemical & Refiners Association, emphasized the need for chemical safety laws that ensure the protection of the public while encouraging American innovation and economic growth in written testimony submitted today to a congressional panel. The association's statement was given to the Senate Subcommittee on Superfund, Toxics and Environmental Health as the panel held a hearing to discuss the effectiveness of...

2010-04-15 11:32:00

ARLINGTON, Va., April 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) today introduced the Safe Chemicals Act, which is intended to enhance the federal regulation of chemicals. Representing the leading companies in the business of chemistry, American Chemistry Council (ACC) president and CEO Cal Dooley issued the following statement: "Safety must be the primary goal of chemical regulatory reform, as it is the top priority of our industry. This is a complex issue and we...

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