Both chambers’ overwhelming support for sweeping overhaul of TSCA demonstrates that Congress maintains the ability to resolve complex issues even in an election year.
Senator Tom Udall (D-NM) and Representative John Shimkus (R-IL) headlined a BPC discussion about the Toxic Substance Control Act.
Letter to Senators Udall and Vitter Commending The Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act
The legislation will provide a clearer framework for regulating the safety of toxic chemicals in everyday products for the protection of consumers.
The bipartisan bill will revise the forty-year-old Toxic Substances Control Act to better suit the needs of our nation’s primary chemical regulatory framework.