Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)
Modernizing the Federal Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) will go a long way toward enhancing the public’s confidence in responsible management and regulation of chemicals. A key ACI goal in TSCA modernization is to ensure members’ ability to innovate and formulate. ACI is committed to targeted risk-management measures that focus priorities and are practical, timely, transparent and responsive to the needs of consumers and other stakeholders. The resulting program should encourage innovation and acknowledge the benefits our products provide to enhance health and the quality of life.
Over the years ACI has also been active in supporting effort to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of EPA products under its current TSCA authority through dialogue and submission of comments.
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March 6, 2017 - ACI Urges EPA to Focus on Intentional Use of Ingredients
June 22, 2016 - ACI Statement: Chemical Safety Bill Signed Into Law
June 8, 2016 - ACI Statement: U.S. Senate Passage of Chemical Safety Legislation
May 25, 2016 - ACI Statement: U.S. House Passage of Chemical Safety Legislation
May 19, 2016 - ACI Statement: Bipartisan Agreement to Modernize TSCA
May 14, 2014 - ACI Statement: House TSCA Modernization Act
April 14, 2015 - A proposed House bill to modernize the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) deserves "prompt action" and represents "an important milestone in the effort to strengthen and modernize our nation’s premier chemical management law,’ said ACI in written comments to the House Environment and the Economy Subcommittee.
April 24, 2014 - ACI Statement: Revised Draft Legislation, the Chemicals in Commerce Act
November 13, 2013 - Written testimony (including a one-page summary) from Ernie Rosenberg, ACI President & CEO, delivered to the U.S. House Environment and the Economy Subcommittee Hearing on S. 1009, the Chemical Safety Improvement Act.
July 11, 2013 - ACI comments to the Environment and the Economy Subcommittee Hearing on the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)
May 22, 2013 - American Cleaning Institute Statement: Introduction of the "Chemical Safety Improvement Act"
November 17, 2011 - ACI comments to U.S. Senate Hearing on the Safe Chemicals Act (S. 847)
September 21, 2011 - Joint Comments: ACI, Grocery Manufacturers Association and Consumer Specialty Products Association: Recommendations to the Environmental Protection Agency to help strengthen the Agency's chemicals management program.
February 3, 2011 - Joint Statement: ACI, Grocery Manufacturers Association and Consumer Specialty Products Association: Senate Subcommittee on Superfund, Toxics and Environmental Health - Updating TSCA