Excerpts from this story referencing paint strippers

"… more than 50 people died since 1980 using methylene chloride — often in paint strippers — for work or consumer projects. To this day, Americans can purchase can …"

"… n as NMP. The agency’s original proposal suggested either banning NMP in paint strippers or requiring lower amounts of the chemical in mixtures because it is linke …"

"… earned that the Environmental Protection Agency had proposed banning it in paint strippers but hadn’t followed through. I learned that advocacy organizations had u …"

Excerpts from this story referencing paint strippers

"… nistration — the agency proposed to ban sales of methylene chloride paint strippers to consumers and most other users. But in December, while promoting& …"

"… l. The European Union, by contrast, pulled  methylene chloride paint strippers from general use in 2011. Methylene chloride is an anesthetic. At high dos …"

"… s “committed” to nearly doubling the number of methylene chloride-free paint strippers it sells by the end of the year. But it did not address whether it plans t …"

Excerpts from this story referencing paint strippers

"… stration, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposed to largely ban paint strippers containing the chemical methylene chloride so they would no longer sit on …"

"… ely shelved, even as people continue to die while using methylene chloride paint strippers on bathtubs and other items — including at least three last year. UPDAT …"

"… committed” to nearly doubling the number of methylene chloride-free paint strippers it sells by the end of the year, to seven total. A doctor who serves as a …"

Excerpts from this story referencing paint strippers

"… ironmental Protection Agency wants to largely ban the use of a chemical in paint strippers that has killed dozens of people, asphyxiating some and triggering heart a …"

"… of federal action. The EPA said it determined that methylene chloride in paint strippers poses “unreasonable risks” to workers and consumers, not only because …"

"… regulate the use of the chemical in that industry. The EPA would require paint strippers with methylene chloride be distributed in 55-gallon drums to make sure the …"