The interim advisory recommends that people should not consume catfish from Lake Evans.
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.
The interim advice is based on a preliminary review of data that indicates catfish in the lake contain an elevated level of PCBs.
OEHHA is seeking qualified applicants in the Cancer Toxicology and Epidemiology Section, Community Assessment and Research Section and Office of External and Legislative Affairs.
This listing pertains to the complex mixture containing both pentachlorophenol and one or more compounds formed as by-products of pentachlorophenol synthesis.
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.
Tentative agenda for the Developmental and Reproductive Toxicant Identification Committee (DARTIC) meeting on Thursday, October 27, 2016 beginning at 10:00am.