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  2. 21191Why do water systems add phosphate to drinking water? What are the health effects of drinking water containing phosphates?
  3. 18887Are nanomaterials regarded as "chemical substances"?
  4. 18356How much will it cost contractors to comply with the Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) Rule?
  5. 17276Do test results from a certified renovator using an EPA recognized test kit (40 CFR § 745.83) or performing paint chip sampling (40 CFR § 745.82) become an official part of the lead-based paint testing record for that house thus negating the need for a certified lead inspector or certified lead risk assessor to conduct the inspection in that area of the house? Can a certified renovator conduct a complete lead-based paint inspection and give the property owner as an inspection report?
  6. 16471Is it a violation of the Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule (RRP) for a homeowner to hire a firm that is not certified?
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  2. 4/23/2015Where EPA has recognized a particular use of a SNUR chemical in a product as ongoing, and therefore has not made the use subject to the SNUR, is a reformulation of that product for the same general use considered a new use of the SNUR chemical?
  3. 4/23/2015Where the significant new use for a SNUR chemical is use in a consumer product, and a consumer product containing the SNUR chemical is manufactured in multiple steps by different producers, at what point in the supply chain does the product become subject to the SNUR?
  4. 4/23/2015Does the consumer product definition take into account bystander or incidental exposures during commercial applications?
  5. 4/23/2015Do commercial products fall within the definition of a consumer product?
  6. 4/23/2015Does EPA consider any product a consumer may buy a TSCA consumer product?

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