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Sep 16 '13
Cancer Caused by Toxic Chemicals ‘Grossly Underestimated’ in U.S. 
Since 2005, legislation has been introduced in every Congress to force chemical companies to safety test their products and prove that they won’t cause harm before they end up as ingredients in items that fill our homes, schools and places of work. But Congress hasn’t passed any of those proposals.
There has been relatively little support in either the House or Senate for revamping the federal Toxic Substances Control Act, or TSCA, which for nearly 40 years has allowed industry to flood the marketplace with untested and noxious chemicals, including many that cause cancer. Neither the chemical industry nor a single Republican in Congress has ever supported previous reform …
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http://ecowatch.com/2013/cancer-caused-by-toxic-chemicals-in-u-s/

Cancer Caused by Toxic Chemicals ‘Grossly Underestimated’ in U.S.


Since 2005, legislation has been introduced in every Congress to force chemical companies to safety test their products and prove that they won’t cause harm before they end up as ingredients in items that fill our homes, schools and places of work. But Congress hasn’t passed any of those proposals.

There has been relatively little support in either the House or Senate for revamping the federal Toxic Substances Control Act, or TSCA, which for nearly 40 years has allowed industry to flood the marketplace with untested and noxious chemicals, including many that cause cancer. Neither the chemical industry nor a single Republican in Congress has ever supported previous reform …

READ MORE:

http://ecowatch.com/2013/cancer-caused-by-toxic-chemicals-in-u-s/

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