The current Proposition 65 list is dated July 29, 2016
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.
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.
2nd public comment period on the draft Public Health Goal (PHG) for antimony in drinking water. The draft PHG would revise the PHG from 20 ppb to 1 ppb.
OEHHA is seeking qualified applicants in the Cancer Toxicology and Epidemiology, Fish, Ecotoxicology and Water, and Community Assessment and Research Sections.
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