EPA Science Advisory Board (SAB)

Actions Related to Updating EPA Guidelines for Carcinogen and Noncancer Assessment

EPA Designated Federal Officer (DFO):Thomas Armitage
202-564-2155
armitage.thomas@epa.gov
Responsible Committee/Panel:SAB

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BACKGROUND
EPA utilizes core guidelines and Risk Assessment Forum reports on hazard and dose-response assessment. The Agency is considering activities related to updating the 2005 Cancer Guidelines and developing new Noncancer Guidelines. The EPA’s Science Advisor has requested a consultation with the Science Advisory Board on important topics to address regarding the Guidelines.

Agency Charge . (PDF, 4 pp., 133,951 bytes)