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The impact of the Food Quality Protection Act implementation on public health Hearing before the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, Nutrition, ... Congress, first session, August 3, 1999 by United States

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Number of Pages104
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Open LibraryOL10111940M
ISBN 100160594529
ISBN 109780160594526

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  Since implementation of the Food Quality Protection Act (FQPA) by the United States Congress in , combining exposures to pesticides via food, water, and residential uses has been a primary focus of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA). Dietary exposure to the triazine herbicides is measured as the triazine residue level in or on a given food commodity, . Public Law () The Food Quality Protection Act (FQPA) was passed unanimously by Congress and then signed into law by President Clinton on August 3, The FQPA amended the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) and the Federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA) and thus fundamentally changed EPA’s regulation of pesticides. This bill would ensure that sound data is the basis for consistent implementation of the Food Quality Protection Act. It directs the EPA to consider additional data, including outside data, and the public interest before suspending the use of any pesticide. The Food Quality Protection Act (FQPA) was passed into law by Congress in to resolve inconsistencies in the two previous Federal statues under which EP A operates: the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) and the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA).

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