EPA requests comments on pesticide risk assessment

The US EPA is soliciting public comment on a draft science policy concerned with the inclusion of use-related information in pesticide risk assessment and management.

The document, entitled The Role of Use-Related Information in Pesticide Risk Assessment and Risk Management, is related to the Food Quality Protection Act and developed through the Tolerance Reassessment Advisory Committee. Comments on the document are requested to arrive by 13 September.

For information regarding submissions of comments, see Federal Register Notice 64, Number 134, Pages 37977-37980.

The text of the report is linked below in .pdf format (requires Acrobat Reader).

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