EPA delays draft toxicity assessments for five PFAS

October 9, 2019
EPA is delaying the release of draft toxicity assessments for five per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) by as much as three months, but is still expected to meet the agency’s goal under its much touted PFAS action plan of releasing the draft assessments for public comment by the end of 2020, according to a newly released program update for EPA’s Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS). In an IRIS program outlook update , released this month, the agency outlines projected milestone...

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