Posts Tagged ‘ARBAN’

Companion bill introduced to asbestos ban act

7 Mar 2018 by under News

800px Bauer Elementary ASBESTOS 2 100x100 Companion bill introduced to asbestos ban actCongresswoman Susan Bonamici (D-OR), along with cosponsors Reps. Steve Cohen (D-TN), Anna Eshoo (D-CA), Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), Betty McCollum (D-MN), Jim McGovern (D-MA), Mark Pocan (D-WI), Jamie Raskin (D-MD), Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), and Paul Tonko (D-NY), introduced a House companion bill to The Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act of 2017 (), aimed at expediting a ban on imports and use of the carcinogen, both now and the future. was introduced in the Senate in November 2017. (more…)


Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act of 2017 introduced in Senate

6 Nov 2017 by under News

Environmental Protection Agency logo 100x100 Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act of 2017 introduced in SenateThe (EPA) announced plans at the end of last month to limit its evaluation of chemicals under the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, which amended the Toxic Substances Control Act, the U.S.’s primary chemical management law. (more…)