Inside OSHA

June 17, 2021

EPA Plans New Review Of Worker Risks From Methylene Chloride Exposure

May 26, 2021 at 6:31 PM
The Biden EPA is seeking a court’s permission to revisit its Trump-era findings on risks posed by workers’ uses of the solvent methylene chloride, including what level of personal protective equipment (PPE) use would mitigate those dangers, in the first step of what could be a sweeping move to bolster protections for workplace chemical exposures. EPA’s recent filings in the joined cases Neighbors for Environmental Justice, et al., v. EPA, et al. and State of New York, et al....

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