In compliance with the amendments to TSCA the EPA has released it’s 2018 Annual Report on Risk Evaluations. The report provides a high level overview for 2018. In summary the following can be expected –
- Refinement of the scoping documents for the first 10 chemicals reviews in progress
- Prioritization for 40 chemicals (at least 20 low priority and 20 high priority) to be initiated by the end of the year
- Draft TSCA fees rule is expected in early 2018
A copy of the report can be downloaded here.