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Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)

Business / Agriculture / Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA): P.L. 94-469 (October 11, 1976) authorizes the Environmental Protection Agency to regulate toxic substances (any chemical that may present a risk of unreasonable harm to man or the environment). By definition, however, the Act excludes from EPA regulation under TSCA certain substances, including pesticides (as defined by and regulated under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act), MORE

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Other Words for Kink

Kink Noun Synonyms
twist, crimp, tangle, knot, wrinkle, curl, coil, curlicue, crinkle
Those kinks wouldn't occur if you had coiled the rope properly.

pang, twinge, stab, spasm, cramp, stitch, tweak, crick
I have a kink in my neck from constantly looking down.

difficulty, complication, flaw, hitch, snag, defect, imperfection, distortion, deformity
There were several kinks that had to be ironed out before the plan was presented to the board.

crotchet, quirk, whim, caprice, fancy, vagary, eccentricity, idiosyncrasy
He would win more support if he rid himself of certain kinks in his thinking.

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