Frequently asked questions on the environmental health study of synthetic turf
The mission of the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) is to protect and enhance public health and the environment by scientific evaluation of risks posed by hazardous substances.
Network of low-cost sensors will study cross-border air pollution impacts.
The California Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) is the lead agency for the implementation of the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement
The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) is announcing the dates for public workshops and webinars on a draft updated version of
Public review of a hazard identification document to support the reconsideration of chloroform as a chemical listed in 2009 under Proposition 65 as known to cause reproductive toxicity. OEHHA is bringing chloroform to the DARTIC because the federal regulations that affect the basis for the listing have changed.
The current Proposition 65 list is dated August 5, 2016
1-Bromopropane (CAS No. 106-94-5) added to the list of chemicals known to the state to cause cancer for purposes of Proposition 65 effective August 5, 2016
2nd public comment period proposed updated PHGs for Carbofuran (0.7 ppb), Diquat (6 ppb), Endrin (0.3 ppb), Picloram (166 ppb), and Thiobencarb (42 ppb) in drinking water.
This proposed action will continue to allow the temporary use of point-of-sale warning messages for BPA exposures from canned and bottled foods and beverages until warnings can be placed on newly manufactured cans and/or BPA is removed from the linings, until December 30, 2017.
Courses are available on-line or on-site. Each course is approximately one hour, and continuing education credits may be provided. Courses are available in English and Spanish.