Authoritative Bodies Tracking Table

The following table contains information on the status of chemicals considered by OEHHA for addition to the Proposition 65 list under the authoritative bodies mechanism.  The table lists the authoritative body, the document or documents providing the basis for the possible listing, the endpoint (toxic effect) relevant to the possible listing, and the next step in the listing process.  OEHHA will update this table on a regular basis.  Please email any questions to OEHHA at P65Public.Comments@oehha.ca.gov, or you may call the OEHHA Proposition 65 Implementation Office at 916-445-6900.

Chemicals Under Consideration for Proposition 65 Listing via the Authoritative Bodies Mechanism

Chemical / CAS No. Endpoint Authority Basis Documents Status / Action Next Step Due By
Sedaxane 
874967-67-6
Cancer USEPA Cancer Assessment Document, Evaluation of the Carcinogenic Potential of Sedaxane.  Final Report. Health Effects Division, Office of Pesticide Programs, US EPA (2011)

Listed effective July 1, 2016

   
1-Bromopropane
106-94-5
Cancer NTP 13th Report on Carcinogens (2014) Notice of Intent to List issued July 10, 2015
Public Comment Period closed August 10, 2015
Reviewing comments August 10, 2016
Furfuryl alcohol
98-00-0
Cancer USEPA Cancer Assessment Document, Evaluation of the Carcinogenic Potential of Furfural and Furfuryl alcohol.  Final Report. Health Effects Division, Office of Pesticide Programs, US EPA (2014)

Notice of Intent to List issued July 22, 2015. 

Public Comment Period extended to September 30, 2015

 

Reviewing comments

September 30, 2016
Pentachlorophenol and by-products of its synthesis (complex mixture) Cancer NTP 13th Report on Carcinogens (2014)

Notice of Intent to List issued October 30, 2015.

Public Comment Period closed November 30, 2015

Reviewing comments November 30, 2016

Bromodichloroacetic acid

71133-14-7

Cancer NTP Toxicology Studies of Bromodichloroacetic Acid (CAS No. 71133-14-7) in F344/N Rats and B6C3F1/N Mice and Toxicology and Carcinogenesis Studies of Bromodichloroacetic Acid in F344/NTac Rats and B6C3F1/N Mice (Drinking Water Studies) (2015)

Notice of Intent to List issued May 27, 2016

Public comment period closed June 27, 2016

Final decision on listing of chemical June  27, 2017

Perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS)

1763-23-1
Developmental toxicity US EPA

Lifetime Health Advisories and Health Effects Support Documents for Perfluorooctanoic acid and Perfluorooctane Sulfonate.  Federal Register Vol. 81(101):33250-33251, May 25, 2016

Drinking Water Health Advisory for Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS) US EPA (2016)

Health Effects Support Document for Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS)  US EPA (2016)
Evaluating under Title 27, Cal. Code of Reg. section 25306. Decide whether to issue a Notice of Intent to List July 5, 2017

Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA)

335-67-1
Developmental toxicity

US EPA

Lifetime Health Advisories and Health Effects Support Documents for Perfluorooctanoic acid and Perfluorooctane Sulfonate.  Federal Register Vol. 81(101):33250-33251, May 25, 2016.

Drinking Water Health Advisory for Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) US EPA (2016).

Health Effects Support Document for Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) US EPA (2016).
Evaluating under Title 27, Cal. Code of Reg. section 25306. Decide whether to issue a Notice of Intent to List July 5, 2017

IARC: International Agency for Research on Cancer

NIOSH: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

NTP: National Toxicology Program

U.S. EPA: US Environmental Protection Agency