Tag: chemicals

EPA Extends Comment Period for Draft Scope Document for Part Two of Asbestos Risk Evaluation: the Path Forward for TSCA Chemical Risk Evaluations

Jon Redmond /February 14, 2022

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it will extend the public comment period for the draft scope document for the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Risk Evaluation for Asbestos Part…

PFAS: Important Update on a Growing Concern

Jon Redmond /November 3, 2021

In August 2021, RHP Risk Management discussed heightened concerns surrounding PFAS and the rapidly evolving regulatory climate related to the “forever chemicals”. On October 18, 2021, the EPA released its…

EPA Releases Draft Scope Document for Risk Evaluation of D4 Chemical

Jon Redmond /October 20, 2021

In accordance with implementing regulations for the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is requesting public comment on the draft scope document of the risk evaluation to…

PFAS: A Growing Concern

Jon Redmond /August 30, 2021

In recent months, reports of human exposure to PFAS through contaminated groundwater, soil, food packaging and other sources, have increased in the media and translated to public concerns. PFAS (per-and…