Chemicals and Toxics Resources

Using sound science as a compass, EPA’s mission is to protect you, your family, and the environment from potential risks from toxic chemicals. Through innovative partnerships and collaboration, we also work to prevent pollution before it begins.

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Common Chemicals

Get information on commonly asked about chemical substances, and learn how EPA manages their risks.

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EPA and Chemicals

Learn how EPA regulates chemicals, and how it finds ways to prevent or reduce the amount of toxic chemicals that enter the environment.

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What You Can Do

Take action to reduce toxics substances in your communities and your homes.

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