EPA Science Advisory Board (SAB)


OSWER Interim Method to Assess Asbestos-Related Carcinogenic Risk

07/21/2008 to 07/22/2008

Federal Register Notice Announcing the Meeting

Type of MeetingAdvisory
LocationEmbassy Suites, 1250 22nd St., NW, Wash., DC

Expert Committee or PanelAsbestos Committee

A list of members can be found in the final report included in the Advisory Activity linked to this panel or committee.

ContactsVivian Turner

See EPA’s PDF page to learn more about PDF files.


Meeting Minutes. (PDF, 102 pp., 2,920,168 bytes)


To provide consultative advice on the Agency's proposed approach for the estimation of cancer potency factors for inhalation exposure to asbestos.

Agenda. (PDF, 2 pp., 11,666 bytes)

Advisory Activity (or Activities) Discussed

OSWER Interim Method to Assess Asbestos-Related Carcinogenic Risk

Meeting Materials

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