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RECORD NUMBER: 8 OF 182
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||An SAB report : review of the EPA draft mercury study report to Congress.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Science Advisory Board.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,|
|Report Number||EPA-SAB-EC-98-001; PB98-117070|
|Subjects||Mercury--Toxicology--United States. ; Methylmercury--Toxicology--United States.|
|Additional Subjects||Mercury(Metal) ; Air pollutants ; Risk assessment ; Emissions ; Methyl mercury ; Mercury compounds ; Air pollution sources ; Air pollution monitoring ; Air pollution effects(Humans) ; Environmental exposure ; Health effects ; Dose rates ; Body burden ; Ecosystems ; Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 ; SAB(Science Advisory Board)|
|Collation||vii, 96, 11 pages ; 28 cm|
The SAB created a special Subcommittee (the Mercury Review Subcommittee (MRS)) of its Executive Committee. Composed of 34 scientists from the United States and Canada, and reflecting a wide range of disciplines and expertise, the MRS convened in public meeting on February 26/27, 1997 in Washington, DC. The Subcommittee was organized into three Workgroups (Sources; Exposure, Doses, and Body Burderns; and Human Health Effects), and addressed a Charge of 46 enumerated questions developed via discussions between EPA, the Food and Drug Administration, and SAB staff. This report reflects the discussions at that meeting.
"EPA-SAB-EC-98-001." Includes bibliographical references (11 page). Microform.