July 2013

CSPA Comments on Confirmation of Gina McCarthy as New EPA Administrator

The Consumer Specialty Products Association (CSPA) congratulates Gina McCarthy on her confirmation as the new U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator. CSPA recognizes the priorities, challenges and opportunities ahead on air quality, water, pollution prevention, chemical management issues, and antimicrobials and conventional pesticides. The Association welcomes the opportunity to work with Administrator McCarthy as she takes on her new role.

“Air quality issues, implementation of the Pesticide Registration Improvement Extension Act (PRIA III), enhancements to the Design for the Environment program and modernization of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) are among the top issues for our industry. We look forward to continuing the dialogue on these and other issues with Administrator McCarthy,” said CSPA President and CEO Chris Cathcart.