Science Inventory

An Exposure Assessment of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (Pbde) (Final)

Citation:

U.S. EPA. An Exposure Assessment of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (Pbde) (Final). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-08/086F, 2010.

Impact/Purpose:

This final report addresses the exposure assessment needs identified in the OPBDE Workgroup project plan. It provides a comprehensive assessment of the exposure of Americans to this class of persistent organic pollutants. Individual chapters in this document address: the production, use, and lifecycle of PBDEs; environmental fate; environmental levels; and human exposure.

Description:

EPA announced the availability of the final report, An Exposure Assessment of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers. This report provides a comprehensive assessment of the exposure of Americans to this class of persistent organic pollutants. Individual chapters in this document address: the production, use, and lifecycle of PBDEs; environmental fate; environmental levels; and human exposure.

URLs/Downloads:

FR Notice: May 24, 2010   Exit

PBDE_FINAL_MAY2010.PDF   (PDF,387 pp, 2864 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PUBLISHED REPORT/REPORT)
Product Published Date: 06/25/2009
Record Last Revised: 03/20/2017
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 210404

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT

WASHINGTON DC

EXPOSURE ANALYSIS AND RISK CHARACTERIZATION GROUP