EPA moving forward under the Toxic Substances Control Act



The EPA Administrator signed the following Federal Register document on

May 9, 2014:

Hydraulic Fracturing Chemicals and Mixtures; Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking [RIN 2070-AJ93; FRL-9909-13]

This is a prepublication version of the advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPR) that EPA is submitting for publication in the Federal Register. While the Agency has taken steps to ensure the accuracy of this Internet version of the ANPR, it is not the official version of the ANPR for purposes of public comment. Please refer to the official version of the ANPR that will appear in a forthcoming Federal Register publication.

Once the official version of the ANPR publishes in the Federal Register, the prepublication version of the ANPR that appears on the Web site will be replaced with a link to the ANPR that appears in the Federal Register publication. At that time, you will also be able to access the on-line docket for this rulemaking at http://www.regulations.gov

You can then use EPA’s electronic docket and comment system at www.regulations.gov to submit or view public comments, access the index listing of the contents of the docket, and to access those documents in the docket that

are available electronically. The docket number for this rulemaking is EPA-HQ-OPPT-2011-1019

Complete Statement: