Health officials, government officials and environmental activists unanimously agree that The Toxic Substances Control Act, which has not been updated since 1976, is in desperate need of an update; but the Frank. R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act (S.697) is not the answer. CLICK HERE to read an article written by the Breast Cancer Fund that does a great job at explaining why bill S.697 is just as bad or worse than current law.
On the other hand, the Alan Reinstein and Trevor Schaefer Toxic Chemical Protection Act is TRUE TSCA reform. For more information on this legislation (S.725) visit the TSCA Reform page on our website.