Science Inventory

IRIS Toxicological Review of Benzo[a]pyrene (External Review Draft)

Notice:

EPA is announcing the availability of the final Science Advisory Board report, Review of EPA’s Draft Assessment entitled Toxicological Review of Benzo[a]pyrene (September 2014).

Citation:

U.S. EPA. IRIS Toxicological Review of Benzo[a]pyrene (External Review Draft). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/635/R-14/312, 2014.

Impact/Purpose:

EPA is undertaking an update of the Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) health assessment for benzo[a]pyrene (BaP). The outcome of this project is an updated Toxicological Review and IRIS Summary for BaP that will be entered into the IRIS database.

Description:

The IRIS Toxicological Review of Benzo[a]pyrene was released for external peer review in September 2014. The EPA’s Science Advisory Board’s (SAB) Chemical Assessment Advisory Committee (CAAC) conducted a peer review of the scientific basis supporting the benzo[a]pyrene assessment and released a final report of their review in April 2016. Information regarding the peer review can be found at the SAB's website.

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT ( IRIS ASSESSMENT)
Product Published Date: 09/30/2014
Record Last Revised: 01/19/2017
OMB Category: Influential
Record ID: 280022