Carcinogen identification committee meeting

By CMTA Staff

Capitol Update, Nov. 21, 2012 Share this on FacebookTweet thisEmail this to a friend

The California Environmental Protection Agency's (Cal/EPA’s) Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) will hold a meeting on November 29th to consider if the Carcinogen Identification Committee (CIC) should place C.I. Disperse Yellow 3 and 2,6-dimethyl-N-nitrosomorpholine on the list of chemicals known to the State to cause cancer (as required by Health and Safety Code section 25249.8). The meeting will be held in the Coastal Hearing Room at the Cal/EPA Headquarters building in Sacramento from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Two documents, "Evidence on the Carcinogenicity of C.I. Disperse Yellow 3" and "Evidence on the Carcinogenicity of 2,6-dimethyl-N-nitrosomorpholine" will be considered by the CIC during the November meeting. Public comments on these documents were due on October 9th

For more information, please see http://www.oehha.ca.gov/prop65/hazard_ident/crnr081012.html#hid?utm_source=08%2F10%2F12&utm_campaign=CI+notice&utm_medium=email.

If these chemicals concern you, please contact our Director of Environmental Policy, Mike Rogge at: mrogge@cmta.net.

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