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At A Glance
: Review of EPA's Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) Process
Mon, May 5, 2014   B-308 Rayburn House Office Bldg. – 11:00 a.m.
Mon, May 5, 2014   456 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg. – 1:00 p.m.
Mon, May 5, 2014   2318 Rayburn House Office Bldg. – 3:00 p.m.
Mon, Jun 23, 2014   316 Ford House Office Bldg. -- 3:30 p.m.



National Research Council
Division on Earth and Life Studies
Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology
Committee to Review the IRIS Process


Congressional Briefings


Review of EPA's Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) Process

Requested by Congress in P.L. 112-74, this new report, from the National Academies, reviews changes being implemented by the Environmental Protection Agency to its Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) program and recommends modifications and additional changes to improve the program's scientific and technical performance.

These briefings were for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on May 6, 2014 and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press.