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EPA issues LCPFAC rule
8:34 AM MDT | October 4, 2013
EPA announced that it is finalizing a rule that will allow the agency to restrict imports of potentially harmful perfluorinated chemicalsâ€”which are known to persist in the environment and bioaccumulate in humans and animalsâ€”that could be used in carpets. The regulation will require companies to report to EPA all new uses, including in domestic and imported products, of perfluoroalkyl carboxylic (LCPFAC), which is used for soil- and stain-resistance in...
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