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Confidentiality protections for chemical information not exclusive to U.S.

A recent analysis by the Environmental Working Group says confidential business information protections in the U.S. keep crucial chemical information from the public and even from EPA personnel. But the chemical industry and others refute that claim and note that while there are differences among the United States and other countries, CBI protections are not unique to the U.S. and are essential to ensuring innovation and competitiveness.



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