IRIS TOXICOLOGICAL REVIEW OF TETRACHLOROETHYLENE (PERCHLOROETHYLENE) (INTERAGENCY SCIENCE DISCUSSION DRAFT)
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U.S. EPA. IRIS TOXICOLOGICAL REVIEW OF TETRACHLOROETHYLENE (PERCHLOROETHYLENE) (INTERAGENCY SCIENCE DISCUSSION DRAFT). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/635/R-08/011D, 2011.
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Tetrachloroethylene (perc) is a chemical solvent widely used in dry cleaning, metal degreasing, the manufacture of some consumer products and other chemicals. It is a prevalent groundwater and drinking water contaminant, is present in hundreds of Superfund sites, and has been detected in the air in and around dry cleaning facilities and nearby residences.
|Jul 2008||EPA released the external review draft of the IRIS Toxicological Review of Tetrachloroethylene (Perchloroethylene) for public review and comment.|
|Aug 2008||EPA hosted a public listening session as announced in the July 29, 2008 Federal Register Notice.|
|Nov 2008||National Academy of Sciences (NAS) conducted an external peer review meeting to review the draft document on Nov. 13-14, 2008 in Washington DC as announced in the October 16, 2008 Federal Register Notice|
|Jan 2009||NAS held their second external review meeting to discuss the draft peer review report on Jan 29-30, 2009, in Washington DC.|
|Apr 2009||NAS announced a third external review meeting to discuss the draft peer review report on Apr 2-3, 2009, in Irvine, CA.|
|Feb 2010||NAS's National Research Council releases the Review of the Environmental Protection Agency's Draft IRIS Assessment of Tetrachloroethylene. [Press Release February 9, 2010]|
|Aug 2011||EPA hosted an interagency science discussion on the review of the draft Toxicological Review and draft IRIS Summary for Tetrachloroethylene (Perchloroethylene).|
|Oct 2011||EPA hosted a second interagency science discussion as follow-up to the August discussion.|
|Feb 2012||EPA released the final IRIS Toxicological Review and IRIS Summary for Tetrachloroethylene (Perchloroethylene), and the Interagency review draft, the interagency review comments, and EPA’s response to major interagency comments.|
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