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Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) lists asbestos as one of the 10 high-risk chemicals

December 19, 2016 By Vogelzang Law Webmaster

On December 1, 2016 the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) listed asbestos as one of the 10 high-risk chemicals evaluated and regulated under the Lautenberg Act.  What this means is that the EPA must release a scoping document within six months which includes the hazards, exposures, conditions of use and vulnerable populations the agency plans to…