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Supplement to the Second Addendum (1986) to Air Quality Criteria for Particulate Matter and Sulfur Oxides (1982): Assessment of New Findings on Sulfur Dioxide and Acute Exposure Health Effects in Asthmatic Individuals (1994)

Notice:

NCEA is undertaking to update and revise, where appropriate, the air quality criteria for sulfur oxides (SOx), last addressed in this document.

Interested parties are invited to assist the EPA in developing and refining the scientific information base for updating the Air Quality Criteria for Sulfur Oxides (SOx) by submitting research studies that have been published, accepted for publication, or presented at a public scientific meeting. This was announced in a May 15, 2006 Federal Register Notice.

Citation:

U.S. EPA. Supplement to the Second Addendum (1986) to Air Quality Criteria for Particulate Matter and Sulfur Oxides (1982): Assessment of New Findings on Sulfur Dioxide and Acute Exposure Health Effects in Asthmatic Individuals (1994). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA 600/FP-93/002, 1994.

Impact/Purpose:

NCEA is undertaking to update and revise, where appropriate, the air quality criteria for sulfur oxides (SOx), last addressed in this document. Interested parties are invited to assist the EPA in developing and refining the scientific information base for updating the Air Quality Criteria for Sulfur Oxides (SOx) by submitting research studies that have been published, accepted for publication, or presented at a public scientific meeting.

Description:

The present Supplement to the Second Addendum (1986) to the document Air Quality Criteria for Particulate Matter and Sulfur Oxides (1982) focuses on evaluation of newly available controlled human exposure studies of acute (a\1h) sulfur dioxide (SO2) exposure effects on pulmonary function and respiratory symptoms in asthmatic subjects.

URLs/Downloads:

AIR QUALITY CRITERIA FOR PARTICULATE MATTER AND SULFUR OXIDES (1982) FINAL REPORT

0099-IIAHA-002.PDF   (PDF,106 pp, 5320 KB,  about PDF)

SECOND ADDENDUM TO AIR QUALITY CRITERIA FOR PARTICULATE MATTER AND SULFUR OXIDES (1982): ASSESSMENT OF NEWLY AVAILABLE HEALTH EFFECTS INFORMATION (1986)

FR NOTICE: MAY 15, 2006   Exit

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (CRITERIA DOCUMENT)
Product Published Date: 08/01/1993
Record Last Revised: 09/25/2014
Record ID: 96580

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK NC

IMMEDIATE OFFICE