IRIS Releases Materials on Hexavalent Chromium

Sept. 5, 2014, 6:39 PM

The Environmental Protection Agency’s Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) program has posted additional preliminary materials documenting its literature search strategy for and approaches to select studies of hexavalent chromium (CrVI) for its planned analysis of the hazards of hexavalent chromium and doses at which those hazards manifest. The IRIS program released the preliminary materials to help interested parties prepare for an Oct. 29-30 meeting the agency will hold to discuss them. The IRIS program also set up a docket where comments may be submitted. Information on the meeting is available at http://www.epa.gov/IRIS/publicmeeting/iris_bimonthly-oct2014/mtg_docs.htm. Comments may be submitted under Docket ID ...

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