[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 51 (Wednesday, March 17, 2010)]
[Pages 12745-12746]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-5704]



[EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0001; FRL-8815-5]

SFIREG Environmental Quality Issues Working Committee Meeting

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: The Association of American Pesticide Control Officials 
(AAPCO)/State FIFRA Issues Research and Evaluation Group (SFIREG), 
Environmental Quality Issues (EQI) Working Committee will hold a 2-day 
meeting, beginning on April 26, 2010, and ending April 27, 2010. This 
notice announces the location and times for

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the meeting and sets forth the tentative agenda topics.

DATES: The meeting will be held on Monday, April 26, 2010, from 8:30 
a.m. to 5 p.m. and 8:30 a.m to 12 noon on Tuesday, April 27, 2010.
    To request accommodations for a disability, please contact the 
person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATON CONTACT, preferably at least 
10 days prior to the meeting, to give EPA as much time as possible to 
process your request.

ADDRESSES: The open meeting will be held at EPA, One Potomac Yard 
(South Bldg.), 2777 Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA., First Floor, South 
Conference Room.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:  Ron Kendall, Field and External 
Affairs Division (7506P), Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental 
Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460-
0001; telephone number: (703) 305-5561 fax number: (703) 308-1850; e-
mail address: kendall.ron@epa.gov or Grier Stayton, SFIREG, Executive 
Secretary, P.O. Box 466, Milford, DE 19963; telephone number (302) 422-
8152; fax (302) 422-2435; e-mail address: Grier Stayton at aapco-sfireg@comcast.net.


I. General Information

A. Does this Action Apply to Me?

    You may be potentially affected by this action if you are 
interested in a SFIREG information exchange relationship with EPA 
regarding important issues related to human health, environmental 
exposure to pesticides, and insight into EPA's decision-making process. 
You are invited and encouraged to attend the meetings and participate 
as appropriate. Potentially affected entities may include, but are not 
limited to:
    Those persons who are, or may be, required to conduct testing of 
chemical substances under the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetics Act 
(FFDCA), or the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act 

B. How Can I Get Copies of this Document and Other Related Information?

    EPA has established a docket for this action under docket ID number 
EPA-HQ-OPP-2010-0001. Publicly available docket materials are available 
either in the electronic docket at http://www.regulations.gov, or, if 
only available in hard copy, at the Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) 
Regulatory Public Docket in Rm. S-4400, One Potomac Yard (South Bldg.), 
2777 S. Crystal Dr., Arlington, VA. The hours of operation of this 
Docket Facility are from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, 
excluding legal holidays. The Docket Facility telephone number is (703) 

II. Background

    Topics may include but are not limited to:
    1. Pentachlorophenol-use and disposal of treated articles
    2. Interpreting drinking water detections of pesticides
    3. NPDES Permitting-an update
    4. Evaluating Risks from Semi-Volatile Pesticides
    5. Region 5 Benchmark Development/OPP/OW Risk Assessment 
Harmonization-an update
    6. Residential risk assessment
    7. Endocrine Disruption Screening Program
    8. POINTS-an update
    9. Revisions to Worker Risk Assessment
    10. OPP/OECA Program-an update
    11. Endangered Species Protection-an update
    12. Petition to protect children-EPA response
    13. Drift PRN-an update and response to comments
    14. National Lake Survey
    15. EPA to disclosure of inert ingredients-an update

III. How Can I Request to Participate in this Meeting?

    This meeting is open for the public to attend. You may attend the 
meeting without further notification.

List of Subjects

    Environmental protection.

    Dated: March 5, 2010.
William R. Diamond,
Director, Field and External Affairs Division, Office of Pesticide 
[FR Doc. 2010-5704 Filed 3-16-2010; 8:45 am]