EPA Science Advisory Board (SAB)


Chartered SAB Review of Three Draft Reports

11:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Federal Register Notice Announcing the Meeting

Type of MeetingAdvisory
LocationTelephone only

Expert Committee or PanelSAB

ContactsAngela Nugent

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Meeting Minutes. (PDF, 70 pp., 852,494 bytes)


To discuss a draft report on EPA's strategic research directions and conduct quality reviews of two draft SAB reports

Agenda. (PDF, 1 pp., 13,702 bytes)

Advisory Activity (or Activities) Discussed

Inorganic Arsenic - Toxicological Review for IRIS

Hydraulic Fracturing Research Plan

Science Research Vision

Agency Review Documents

Inorganic Arsenic - Toxicological Review for IRIS
   PDF for IRIS Toxicological Review of Inorganic Arsenic (Cancer) (External Review Draft) (PDF, 575 pp., 7,013,063 bytes)

Hydraulic Fracturing Research Plan
   PDF for Scoping Materials for Initial Design of EPA Hydraulic Fracturing Research Study (PDF, 12 pp., 114,076 bytes)

Report(s) to Review:

Draft Report Title(s)
Advisory on EPA’s Research Scoping Document Related to Hydraulic Fracturing (5/19/2010 Draft)
Office of Research and Development Strategic Research Directions and Integrated Transdisciplinary Research (06/11/10 Draft)
SAB’s Review Comments on EPA’s draft Toxicological Review of Inorganic Arsenic: In Support of the Summary Information on the IRIS (5-13-10 Draft)

Meeting Materials
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