Scientific Advisory Panel to Meet to Discuss
N-Methyl Carbamate Cumulative Risk Assessment Issues
On January 6, 2005,
EPA published a Federal Register notice announcing a meeting of the Federal
Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act Scientific Advisory Panel
(FIFRA SAP) to consider issues associated with the N-methyl carbamate
risk assessment. On February 15-16, 2005, the FIFRA SAP will review issues
relating to hazard assessment and pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic modeling.
On February 17-18, 2005, the FIFRA SAP will review ground water models
and drinking water exposure assessment and the integration of hazard and
Both meetings are
open to the public and will be held at the Holiday Inn, Reagan National
Airport, 2650 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA 22202. The telephone
number for the Holiday Inn, Reagan National Airport is (703) 684-7200.
The public may submit
oral or written comments. Further information about providing public comments
is available in the Federal
Register notice announcing the meeting.
regarding these meetings should include the appropriate docket ID number
- OPP-2004-0405 - in the subject line on the first page of the inquiry.
The agendas and relevant
documents for both meetings are available online at the FIFRA
SAP Internet Home Page.
Source: EPA Pesticide Program Updates from EPA's Office
of Pesticide Programs 02/01/05