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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Guidelines for Neurotoxicity Risk Assessment.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Risk Assessment Forum.|
|Additional Subjects||Environmental pollutants ; Risk assessment ; Nervous system disorders ; Guidelines ; Neurotoxins ; Toxic substances ; Toxicity ; Health hazards ; Contaminants ; Exposure ; Vulnerability ; Children ; Infants ; Public health ; Dose-response relationships ; Methodology ; Procedures ; Neurotoxicity|
These Guidelines describe the principles, concepts, and procedures that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will follow in evaluating data on potential neurotoxicity associated with exposure to environmental toxicants. The procedures outlined are intended to help develop a sound scientific basis for neurotoxicity risk assessment, promote consistency in the Agency's assessment of toxic effects on the nervous system, and inform others of the approaches used by the Agency in those assessments.