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Congress Considers Reform of U.S. Chemicals Control Law

Article: Congress Considers Reform of U.S. Chemicals Control Law

WASHINGTON, DC, February 26, 2009 (ENS) – The U.S. chemical regulatory system is failing to protect public health and the environment and is in dire need of reform, experts told a House panel Thursday. The legal hurdles of existing law make it virtually impossible for the federal government to limit or ban the use of…