EPA Tweaks Right-To-Know Reporting Rules

Law360 (October 17, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized some changes to the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act, adding amendments that clarify how to report hazardous chemicals in mixtures.

The changes, announced on Friday, are still unofficial until published in the Federal Register. But the EPA confirmed Friday that the adjustments will clear up any confusion over how facilities should correctly complete their chemical reporting requirements as directed by the act.

The Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act was signed into law by President Reagan in 1986....
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