22 Jul '12, 2pm

Toxic Substances Poll: Toxic chemicals are often hard to define. Nevertheless there is a strong need and demand...

RELATED ARTICLES Reach: High Hazard Chemicals January 19, 2010 03:45 PM Chemical Safety Reform Gains Momentum in Congress April 16, 2010 11:26 AM Chemicals of Concern December 31, 2009 02:05 PM California Sets Up Toxic Chemicals Registry November 3, 2008 10:53 AM /regulatory/article/44691 Toxic chemicals are often hard to define. Nevertheless there is a strong need and demand to control and regulate such substances. A nationwide poll and four separate, statewide polls found strong support for bolstering protections against toxic chemicals. By overwhelming bipartisan margins, Americans support strengthening the 35-year-old Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), according to new polls released today by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), the Safer Chemicals Healthy Families Coalition, and the Ecology Center. ADVERTISEMENT Toxicity is the degree to which a substance c...

Full article: http://www.enn.com/regulatory/article/44691

Tweets

Cancer, learning disabilities, infertility & bi...

switchboard.nrdc.org 21 Jul '12, 11pm

More than 80,000 chemicals now in use have never been fully assessed for toxic impacts on human health and the environment...

National Poll Shows Bipartisan Support For Stro...

nrdc.org 19 Jul '12, 1pm

WASHINGTON (July 19, 2012) – A nationwide poll and four separate, statewide polls found similar strong support for bolster...

HOK Healthcare featured in new @bglive report: ...

buildinggreen.com 24 Jul '12, 6pm

From halogenated flame retardants in foam cushions to hexavalent chromium in upholstery materials, everyday office furnitu...

Poll: Are you going to TRAFFIC or ICANN?

domainnamewire.com 23 Jul '12, 5pm

Poll: Are you going to TRAFFIC or ICANN? How the five applicants for .free intend to use their domains Moniker and SnapNam...

Senate Vote Builds Case Against Toxic Commerce ...

healthybuilding.net 26 Jul '12, 11pm

Senate Vote Builds Case Against Toxic Commerce Jim Vallette By Jim Vallette, Senior Researcher Healthy Building Network Ju...

New handbook makes it easier to avoid toxic che...

buildinggreen.com 25 Jul '12, 1pm

From halogenated flame retardants in foam cushions to hexavalent chromium in upholstery materials, everyday office furnitu...