Science Inventory

IRIS Toxicological Review of Ethyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (ETBE) (External Review Draft)

Notice:

EPA is announcing the availability of the draft report, IRIS Toxicological Review of Ethyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (ETBE) (External Review Draft), as announced in the Jun 16, 2017 Federal Register Notice. This FRN invites the public to comment on the draft report prior to the public peer review meeting.

Citation:

U.S. EPA. IRIS Toxicological Review of Ethyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (ETBE) (External Review Draft). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/635/R-17/016, 2017.

Impact/Purpose:

EPA is conducting an Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) health assessment for Ethyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (ETBE). The outcome of this project is a Toxicological Review for ETBE that will be entered into the IRIS database for use in decision making and risk assessment by EPA program and regional offices, as well as state, federal, and international agencies.

Description:

The IRIS Toxicological Review of Ethyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (ETBE) was released for external peer review in June 2017. EPA’s Science Advisory Board’s (SAB) Chemical Assessment Advisory Committee (CAAC) will conduct a peer review of the scientific basis supporting the ETBE assessment and release a final report of their review. Information regarding the peer review can be found on the SAB website.

URLs/Downloads:

IRIS Toxicological Review of Ethyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (ETBE), Supplemental Information (External Review Draft)   (PDF,124 pp, 1680 KB,  about PDF)

Draft Charge for the Peer Review of ETBE   (PDF,4 pp, 163 KB,  about PDF)

Review of EPA's Draft Assessment Entitled Toxicological Review of Ethyl Tertiary Butyl Ether and Toxicological Review of tert-Butyl Alcohol (tert-Butanol)   (PDF,86 pp, 956 KB,  about PDF)

SAB Meeting Details

SAB FR Notice: Jun 16, 2017   Exit

Peer Review Plan   (PDF,NA pp, 33 KB,  about PDF)

SAB Activity Page for Ethyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (ETBE)

IRIS Toxicological Review of Ethyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (ETBE) (External Review Draft)   (PDF,187 pp, 7645 KB,  about PDF)

SAB Final Charge to Reviewers (Jul 26, 2017)   (PDF,4 pp, 199 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (IRIS ASSESSMENT)
Product Published Date: 06/16/2017
Record Last Revised: 03/20/2019
OMB Category: Influential
Record ID: 326410

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT

INTEGRATED RISK INFORMATION SYSTEM DIVISION