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TSCA Reform Series: Hazard, Use, and Exposure Data

September 20, 2011

This panel explored reform of TSCA requirements and procedures for developing and reporting data on chemical hazards, use, and exposure. Topics included: scope of EPA authority to require information and data, including on new chemicals such as nanomaterials; testing, including mutual acceptance of data and emerging methodologies; and the role of downstream users of chemicals.

Speakers:

Linda Breggin, Senior Attorney and Director, Nanotechnology Program, Environmental Law Institute (moderator)

Connie Deford, Director -- Global Product Stewardship and Hazard Communication, The Dow Chemical Company

Mary Marrero, North American Regulatory & Technical Relations Manager, Procter & Gamble

Daniel Rosenberg, Senior Attorney, Natural Resources Defense Council



Materials:
Connie Deford powerpoint presentation: "TSCA Modernization: Information Requirements"

Mary Marrero powerpoint presentation: "TSCA Policy That Works: Use & Exposure Information"

mp3 recording

Additional sessions in the TSCA Reform Series may be accessed HERE.