Risk management expert witnesses may write reports and consult on forecasting, risk assessment, the risk management process, and related topics. Federal law requires industrial facilities that use large amounts of extremely hazardous substances to file a Risk Management Plan with the EPA. In the news, the EPA is making available to the public hundreds of studies on chemicals that had been treated as confidential business information. The move is part of EPA’s plan to make public the chemicals that are not entitled to CBI status. Releasing the data will expand the public’s access to critical health and safety information on chemicals that are manufactured and processed in the U.S. This can be found at Chemical Data Access Tool.
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