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Laws and regulations related to the environment, such as pesticides, radiation laws, asbestos laws, state and federal EPA laws, environmental health regulations and more

Asbestos Regulations

EPA Asbestos Laws and Regulations. AHERA: Asbestos Hazardous Emergency Response Act. ASHAA: Asbestos School Hazard Abatement Act.

Biosafety Regulations

Information including the text of laws and regulations plus guidance to assist with compliance to US federal biosafety laws.

Environmental Permits

Environmental permits issued by USA state governments designed to make certain that discharges to the air, water and soil are within healthful standards established by law

EPA Regulations

Full text of EPA environmental statutes - clean air, superfund, clean water, etc. EPA-related Federal Register documents. Advisory letters from the EPA providing interpretations to questions related to EPA regs. Full text of the state environmental laws available on the internet.

Lead Regulations

Downloadable files on lead-based paint regulations from HUD and lead standards from OSHA. Abstracts of state statutes on lead hazard reduction, lead abatement, lead disposal, lead poisoning.

Oil Spill Laws

Oil spill requirements of US government agencies - EPA,OSHA, etc

Pesticides Regulations

Full text of EPA & FDA regulations relating to pesticides: The Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA). Food Quality Protection Act (FQPA) of 1996. The Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA).

Radiation Regulations

Full text of radiation regulations and reference materials from a variety of sources in the US government. TLV exposure criteria. Full text of the state radiation laws available on the internet.

TSCA Rules

Resources and regulations related to the Toxic Substances Control Act.

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