EPA Science Advisory Board (SAB)


SAB Environmental Engineer Committee Hydraulic Fracturing Research Plan Review

04/07/2010 to 04/08/2010

Federal Register Notice Announcing the Meeting

Type of MeetingAdvisory
LocationThe St Regis, 923 16th Street, NW, Washington DC 20006

Expert Committee or PanelEnvironmental Engineering Committee Augmented for Hydraulic Fracturing Review

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

ContactsEdward Hanlon

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


Meeting Minutes. (PDF, 26 pp., 123,226 bytes)


Provide advice on EPA’s Office of Research and Development proposed approach to be used to frame the hydraulic fracturing study design and the areas that will be addressed by research relevant to hydraulic fracturing.

Agenda. (PDF, 4 pp., 34,634 bytes)

Advisory Activity (or Activities) Discussed

Hydraulic Fracturing Research Plan

Agency Review Documents

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

Meeting Materials

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