The updated document explains EPA’s working approach to making determinations on new chemical notices received under section 5 of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). The document has been updated following consideration of comments received on the November 2017 version and based on additional experience since the initial framework document was released. The response to comments for the November 2017 version can be found below.
The Agency will welcome comments on the document for 45 days upon publication in the Federal Register in docket number EPA-HQ-OPPT-2019-0684.You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.