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Sidley Austin's Martella talks 'toxic confusion' over Senate's TSCA reform bill

With the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee set to mark up a chemical safety reform bill today, what is the future of the legislation and potential for final passage? During today's OnPoint, Roger Martella, an environmental attorney at Sidley Austin and the former general counsel at U.S. EPA, rebuts criticism to aspects of the reform bill, including pre-emption, and reviews standards. He also discusses how reforming the Toxic Substances Control Act could open the door for the review of other environmental laws.