in this issue
EnviroTech :: Regulatory :: Regulatory: Toxics
EPA Releases Final Health Assessment for Trichloroethylene
3:49 PM MDT | September 28, 2011 | Kara Sissell
EPA has released its final health hazard assessment for trichloroethylene (TCE), characterizing it as “carcinogenic to humans and as a human noncancer health hazard.” The assessment is part of EPA’s Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) which conducts scientific reviews that underpin many of the agency’s regulatory decisions. The TCE assessment is also important to industry because it has the potential to influence a wide array of personal injury lawsuits and Superfund cleanup decisions. EPA’s release of the TCE assessment...
This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.
Forgot your user ID or password?
Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?
Here's why you should be:
100% Satisfaction Guarantee