Outdated law means we're surrounded by toxic chemicals at homeEDF has long advocated for an overhaul of the outdated 35-year-old Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).
TSCA's slack standards allow the majority of the 80,000 chemicals available for use in the U.S. to stay on the market, even though they have never been tested for health effects. They also allow chemicals known to be dangerous to continue to be used. See what we're doing to reform the law.
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