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Fixing EPA"s broken Integrated Risk Information System

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology (2007). Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight

Fixing EPA"s broken Integrated Risk Information System

hearing before the Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight, Committee on Science and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, June 11, 2009

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology (2007). Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Risk assessment,
  • United States,
  • Chemicals,
  • Data processing,
  • United States. Environmental Protection Agency,
  • Hazardous substances

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF27 .S3975 2009h
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 139 p. :
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24825910M
    ISBN 100160850967
    ISBN 109780160850967
    LC Control Number2010533171
    OCLC/WorldCa604880048

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Fixing EPA"s broken Integrated Risk Information System by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology (2007). Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight Download PDF EPUB FB2

Integrated Risk Information System. EPA’s mission is to protect human health and the environment. EPA’s IRIS Program supports this mission by identifying and characterizing the health hazards of chemicals found in the environment.

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Review of EPA's Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) Process provides an overview of some general issues associated with IRIS assessments.

This report then addresses evidence identification and evaluation for IRIS assessments and discusses evidence integration for hazard evaluation and methods for calculating reference values and unit risks.

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EPA’s mission is to protect human health and the environment. EPA’s IRIS Program supports this mission by identifying and characterizing the health hazards of chemicals found in the environment.

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Using examples from the credit crisis, natural disasters, outsourcing to China, engineering disasters, and more,/5(42). The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) Program supports EPA’s mission to protect human health and the environment by providing the agency’s scientific position on the potential human health effects that may result from exposure to various chemicals in the environment.

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EPA's May revisions to the IRIS process have restored EPA's control of the process, increased its transparency, and established a new month time frame for its less challenging assessments.

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