From: "Secretary, ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety" <secretary**At_Symbol_Here**DCHAS.ORG>
Subject: [DCHAS-L] EPA Is Extending Public Comment Period for Submitting Use and Exposure Information on Five PBT Chemicals
Date: Wed, 6 Dec 2017 12:42:18 -0500
Reply-To: ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety <DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**PRINCETON.EDU>
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EPA is extending until January 12, 2018, the public comment period to receive information on the five persistent, bioaccumulative and toxic (PBT) chemicals subject to section 6(h) of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). The comments were previously due on or before December 9, 2017.

EPA is interested in information from the public about these chemicals, including uses, products containing these chemicals, exposed populations, and alternatives to these chemicals. Information should be submitted on or before January 12, 2018.

Please submit relevant information, identified by the docket identification (ID) number associated with the relevant chemical:

Decabromodiphenyl ethers docket ID number EPA-HQ-OPPT-2016-0724
Hexachlorobutadiene, docket ID number EPA-HQ-OPPT-2016-0738
Pentachlorothiophenol, docket ID number EPA-HQ-OPPT-2016-0739
Phenol, isopropylated, phosphate (3:1), docket ID number EPA-HQ-OPPT-2016-0730
2,4,6-Tris(tert-butyl) phenol, docket ID number EPA-HQ-OPPT-2016-0734

For more information, please visit EPAČ??s Assessing and Managing Chemicals website on the five PBTs at:

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