Perfluorobutanoic Acid (PFBA)
- Status: Perfluorobutanoic Acid (PFBA) is in step 1 at this time.
Systematic Review Protocol for the Perfluorobutanoic Acid (PFBA) IRIS Assessment (Preliminary Assessment Materials)
U.S. EPA. Systematic Review Protocol for the Perfluorobutanoic Acid (PFBA) IRIS Assessment (Preliminary Assessment Materials). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/635/R-19/050, 2019.
Andrew D. Kraft, Ph: 202-564-0286, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
James W. Avery, Ph: 202-564-1494, Email: email@example.com
This protocol includes strategies for literature searches, criteria for study inclusion or exclusion, considerations for evaluating study methods, information management for extracting data, approaches for synthesis within and across lines of evidence, and methods for derivation of toxicity values.
The IRIS Program posts assessment protocols and protocol updates publicly on a chemical’s HERO project page, the IRIS website, and in systematic review repositories such as Zenodo (https://zenodo.org/record/2654896#.XMsScOhKjcs).
|Nov 2019||EPA released the Systematic Review Protocol for the PFAS IRIS Assessment (Preliminary Assessment Materials). [Federal Register Notice Nov 8, 2019]|
The IRIS Program will use the methods for conducting the systematic review as described in the protocol to develop the draft assessment.
This download(s) is distributed solely for the purpose of pre-dissemination peer review under applicable information quality guidelines. It has not been formally disseminated by EPA. It does not represent and should not be construed to represent any Agency determination or policy.
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Federal Register Notices
Comments on the assessment may be submitted and reviewed using the Docket ID EPA-HQ-ORD-2019-0275