Kentucky Environmental Foundation http://wfpl.org en Kentucky Advocates for Safe Chemical Bill Lobby in Washington http://wfpl.org/post/kentucky-advocates-safe-chemical-bill-lobby-washington <p>Advocates for safe chemical legislation are in Washington D.C. today lobbying Kentucky&rsquo;s congressional delegation to support updates to the nation&rsquo;s toxic chemicals regulations.</p><p>Monica Unseld is a biologist and professor from Bardstown who made the trip. She says the country&rsquo;s 36-year-old <a href="http://www.epa.gov/lawsregs/laws/tsca.html" target="_blank">Toxic Substances Control Act</a> is outdated and the industry is woefully unregulated.</p> Tue, 22 May 2012 21:35:50 +0000 Erica Peterson 406 at http://wfpl.org