Draft scope documents for high-priority chemicals undergoing risk evaluation

2020-04-06

In December 2019, EPA designated 20 High-Priority substances to undergo risk evaluation under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). The scope documents for 13 of these substances are available below. Upon publication of the Federal Register notice, EPA will accept public comments on the draft scopes for 45 days. Comments may be submitted to the docket relevant to this action (EPA-HQ-OPPT-2019-0131), or to the individual dockets for each of the chemicals. Additionally, the agency will soon release and accept public comments on the seven remaining draft scope documents.

· 1,3-Butadiene, CASRN 106-99-0, Docket ID number: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2018-0451 (PDF)(98 pp, 2 MB, April, 2020)

· o-Dichlorobenzene (Benzene, 1,2-dichloro-), CASRN 95-50-1, Docket ID number: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2018-0444 (PDF)(104 pp, 3 MB, April, 2020)

· p-Dichlorobenzene (Benzene, 1,4-dichloro-), CASRN 106-46-7, Docket ID number: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2018-0446 (PDF)(100 pp, 2 MB, April, 2020)

· 1,1-Dichloroethane, CASRN 75-34-3, Docket ID number: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2018-0426 (PDF)(74 pp, 2 MB, April, 2020)

· 1,2-Dichloroethane, CASRN 107-06-2, Docket ID number: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2018-0427 (PDF)(92 pp, 2 MB, April, 2020)

· trans-1,2- Dichloroethylene (Ethene, 1,2-dichloro-, (1E)-), CASRN 156-60-5, Docket ID number: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2018-0465 (PDF)(97 pp, 2 MB, April, 2020)

· 1,2-Dichloropropane, CASRN 78-87-5, Docket ID number: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2018-0428 (PDF)(88 pp, 2 MB, April, 2020)

· Ethylene dibromide (Ethane, 1,2-dibromo-), CASRN 106-93-4, Docket ID number: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2018-0488 (PDF)(94 pp, 2 MB, April, 2020)

· 1,3,4,6,7,8-Hexahydro-4,6,6,7,8,8-hexamethylcyclopenta [g]-2-benzopyran (HHCB), CASRN 1222-05-5, Docket ID number: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2018-0430 (PDF)(77 pp, 2 MB, April, 2020)

· 4,4′-(1-Methylethylidene)bis[2, 6-dibromophenol] (TBBPA), CASRN 79-94-7, Docket ID number: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2018-0462 (PDF)(84 pp, 2 MB, April, 2020)

· Phosphoric acid, triphenyl ester (TPP), CASRN 115-86-6, Docket ID number: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2018-0458 (PDF)(94 pp, 2 MB, April, 2020)

· 1,1,2-Trichloroethane, CASRN 79-00-5, Docket ID number: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2018-0421 (PDF)(86 pp, 2 MB, April, 2020)

· Tris(2-chloroethyl) phosphate (TCEP) (Ethanol, 2-chloro-, 1,1′,1”-phosphate), CASRN 115-96-8, Docket ID number: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2018-0476 (PDF)(75 pp, 2 MB, April, 2020)

US EPA, 6 April 2020
; https://www.epa.gov/assessing-and-managing-chemicals-under-tsca/draft-scope-documents-high-priority-chemicals-undergoing