“Better Safe Than Sorry”: Taking Precautionary Action on Environmental Toxins

by news on May 19, 2010

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“Better Safe Than Sorry”: Taking Precautionary Action on Environmental Toxins

Naomi Freundlich/Health Beat – Last week I wrote about the President’s Cancer Panel Report which highlighted the “grievous harm” caused by environmental carcinogens and urged action that included removing the toxins from our food, water, and air that “devastate American lives.” Achieving this is will be no easy task for a nation whose primary tool for regulating chemicals, the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), was added last year to a list of government programs at “high risk” of failure by the Government Accounting Office.

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