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Minnesota bans toxic chemical TCE; EPA twiddles thumbs

Minnesota recently became the first state to ban the dangerous chemical trichloroethylene (TCE). Not familiar with TCE? It’s a volatile organic compound that’s used in manufacturing processes and consumer products. Minnesota’s new law passed both chambers of its legislature by overwhelming majorities. The new law bans the use of TCE in any facility required to have a state-issued air permit, including in any manufacturing, processing, or cleaning processes.  Read more....



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