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Feature: Demand Safe Chemicals

Reforming Federal Chemical Policy 

More than 80,000 chemicals now in use have never been fully assessed for toxic impacts on human health and the environment. The chemical industry should have to demonstrate that a chemical isn’t dangerous before it’s used in everyday products. It’s time to require that all chemicals be tested for safety and grant the EPA the authority to protect the public from toxic chemicals.

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