Notification of a Public Teleconference of the Science Advisory Board; Drinking Water Committee, 39104-39105 [2015-16721]

Download as PDF 39104 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 130 / Wednesday, July 8, 2015 / Notices VI. Provisions for Disposition of Existing Stocks Existing stocks are those stocks of registered pesticide products that are currently in the United States and that were packaged, labeled, and released for shipment prior to the effective date of the action. If the requests for voluntary cancellation and amendments to terminate uses are granted, the Agency intends to publish the cancellation order in the Federal Register. In any order issued in response to these requests for cancellation of product registrations and for amendments to terminate uses, EPA proposes to include the following provisions for the treatment of any existing stocks of the products listed in Tables 1 and 2 of Unit III. A. For Products 352–522, 352–586, and 59639–109 Identified in Table 1 of Unit III The registrants reported to the Agency via written correspondence that there are no existing stocks of EPA registration numbers 352–522, 352–586, and 59639–109. Therefore, no existing stocks provision was requested by or is needed for these registrants. The registrants will be prohibited from selling or distributing these products upon cancellation of these products, except for export consistent with FIFRA section 17 (7 U.S.C. 136o) or for proper disposal. Persons other than registrants will generally be allowed to sell, distribute, or use existing stocks of the affected products until such stocks are exhausted, provided that such sale, distribution, or use is consistent with the terms of the previously approved labeling on, or that accompanied, the canceled product. srobinson on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES B. For All Other Products Identified in Table 1 of Unit III For the other voluntary product cancellations noted in Table 1 of Unit III, the registrants will be permitted to sell and distribute existing stocks of voluntarily canceled products for 1 year after the effective date of the cancellation, which will be the date of publication of the cancellation order in the Federal Register. Thereafter, registrants will be prohibited from selling or distributing the products identified in Table 1 of Unit III., except for export consistent with FIFRA section 17 (7 U.S.C. 136o) or for proper disposal. Persons other than the registrant may sell, distribute, or use existing stocks of the affected canceled products until supplies are exhausted, provided that VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:49 Jul 07, 2015 Jkt 235001 such sale, distribution, or use is consistent with the terms of the previously approved labeling on, or that accompanied, the canceled products. C. For All Products Identified in Table 2 of Unit III Once EPA has approved product labels reflecting the requested amendments to terminate uses for the products identified in Table 2 of Unit III, registrants will be permitted to sell or distribute products under the previously approved labeling for a period of 18 months after the date of Federal Register publication of the cancellation order, unless other restrictions have been imposed. Thereafter, registrants will be prohibited from selling or distributing the products whose labels include the terminated uses identified in Table 2 of Unit III., except for export consistent with FIFRA section 17 or for proper disposal. Persons other than the registrant may sell, distribute, or use existing stocks of the products whose labels include the terminated uses until supplies are exhausted, provided that such sale, distribution, or use is consistent with the terms of the previously approved labeling on, or that accompanied, the products with the terminated uses. Authority: 7 U.S.C. 136 et seq. Dated: June 29, 2015. Richard P. Keigwin, Jr., Director, Pesticide Re-Evaluation Division, Office of Pesticide Programs. [FR Doc. 2015–16405 Filed 7–1–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–9930–18–OA] Notification of a Public Teleconference of the Science Advisory Board; Drinking Water Committee Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Science Advisory Board (SAB) Staff Office announces a public teleconference of the Drinking Water Committee (DWC) to review its draft report regarding the EPA’s Draft Fourth Contaminant Candidate List (CCL4). DATES: The public teleconference will be held on August 3, 2015, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Eastern Time). ADDRESSES: The teleconference will be conducted by telephone only. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public who wants further SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00055 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 information concerning this public teleconference may contact Ms. Stephanie Sanzone, Designated Federal Officer (DFO) for the Drinking Water Committee, EPA Science Advisory Board Staff Office (1400R), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20460; by telephone at (202) 564– 2067 or via email at sanzone.stephanie@ epa.gov. General information concerning the EPA SAB can be found at http://www.epa.gov/sab. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background: The SAB was established pursuant to the Environmental Research, Development, and Demonstration Authorization Act (ERDDAA), codified at 42 U.S.C. 4365, to provide independent scientific and technical advice to the Administrator on the technical basis for Agency positions and regulations. The SAB is a federal advisory committee chartered under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C., App. 2. The SAB will comply with the provisions of FACA and all appropriate SAB Staff Office procedural policies. Pursuant to FACA and EPA policy, notice is hereby given that the SAB Drinking Water Committee will hold a public teleconference to discuss its draft report regarding the EPA Draft Fourth Contaminant Candidate List (CCL 4) (February 4, 2015). The committee will provide advice to the Administrator through the chartered SAB. EPA’s Office of Water requested that the SAB Drinking Water Committee review the Draft Fourth Contaminant List (CCL 4), which was released for public review and comment on February 4, 2015 (80 FR 6076). The Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), as amended in 1996, requires EPA, after consultation with the scientific community including the Science Advisory Board and opportunity for public comment, to publish a list every five years of currently unregulated contaminants that are known or anticipated to occur in public water systems and may require regulation under the SDWA (referred to as the Contaminant Candidate List, or CCL). The SAB Drinking Water Committee met on April 29–30, 2015, to receive agency briefings, hear public comments, and deliberate on responses to the EPA charge questions (80 FR 14130–14131). The purpose of the August 3, 2015, teleconference is to discuss the committee’s draft report with responses to the charge questions. Additional information about this SAB advisory activity can be found at the following URL http://yosemite.epa.gov/sab/ E:\FR\FM\08JYN1.SGM 08JYN1 srobinson on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 130 / Wednesday, July 8, 2015 / Notices sabproduct.nsf/fedrgstr_activites/ CCL%204?OpenDocument. Technical Contacts: Any technical questions concerning EPA’s draft CCL 4 should be directed to Ms. Meredith Russell in the EPA Office of Water, by telephone at (202) 564–0814 or by email at Russell.Meredith@epa.gov. Availability of Meeting Materials: Prior to the meeting, the review documents, agenda and other materials will be accessible through the calendar link on the blue navigation bar at http://www.epa.gov/sab/. Materials may also be accessed at the URL provided above. Procedures for Providing Public Input: Public comment for consideration by EPA’s federal advisory committees and panels has a different purpose from public comment provided to EPA program offices. Therefore, the process for submitting comments to a federal advisory committee is different from the process used to submit comments to an EPA program office. Federal advisory committees and panels, including scientific advisory committees, provide independent advice to the EPA. Interested members of the public may submit relevant information on the topic of this advisory activity, and/or the group conducting the activity, for the SAB to consider during the advisory process. Input from the public to the SAB will have the most impact if it provides specific scientific or technical information or analysis for SAB committees and panels to consider or if it relates to the clarity or accuracy of the technical information. Members of the public wishing to provide comment should contact the DFO directly. Oral Statements: In general, individuals or groups requesting an oral presentation at the teleconference will be limited to three minutes. Interested parties wishing to provide comments should contact Ms. Sanzone, DFO, in writing (preferably via email) at the contact information noted above by July 27, 2015, to be placed on the list of public speakers for the meeting. Written Statements: Written statements will be accepted throughout the advisory process; however, for timely consideration by Committee members, statements should be supplied to the DFO (preferably via email) at the contact information noted above by July 27, 2015. It is the SAB Staff Office general policy to post written comments on the Web page for advisory meetings. Submitters are requested to provide an VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:49 Jul 07, 2015 Jkt 235001 unsigned version of each document because the SAB Staff Office does not publish documents with signatures on its Web sites. Members of the public should be aware that their personal contact information, if included in any written comments, may be posted to the SAB Web site. Copyrighted material will not be posted without explicit permission of the copyright holder. Accessibility: For information on access or services for individuals with disabilities, please contact Ms. Sanzone at the contact information provided above. To request accommodation of a disability, please contact Ms. Sanzone preferably at least ten days prior to the meeting to give EPA as much time as possible to process your request. Dated: June 30, 2015. Thomas H. Brennan, Deputy Director, EPA Science Advisory Board Staff Office. [FR Doc. 2015–16721 Filed 7–7–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [EPA–HQ–OPP–2015–0393; FRL–9929–24] Registration Review Interim Decisions; Notice of Availability Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: This notice announces the availability of EPA’s interim registration review decisions for the pesticides listed in the table in Unit II of this notice. Registration review is EPA’s periodic review of pesticide registrations to ensure that each pesticide continues to satisfy the statutory standard for registration, that is, that the pesticide can perform its intended function without causing unreasonable adverse effects on human health or the environment. Through this program, EPA is ensuring that each pesticide’s registration is based on current scientific and other knowledge, including its effects on human health and the environment. This document also announces the Agency’s closure of the registration review docket diclofopmethyl. All pesticide products containing diclofop-methyl have been cancelled. SUMMARY: For pesticide specific information, contact FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: PO 00000 Frm 00056 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 39105 the Chemical Review Manager identified in the table in Unit II. for the pesticide of interest. For general information on the registration review program, contact: Richard Dumas, Pesticide Re-Evaluation Division (7508P), Office of Pesticide Programs, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20460–0001; telephone number: (703) 308–8015; email address: dumas.richard@epa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. General Information A. Does this action apply to me? This action is directed to the public in general, and may be of interest to a wide range of stakeholders including environmental, human health, farm worker, and agricultural advocates; the chemical industry; pesticide users; and members of the public interested in the sale, distribution, or use of pesticides. Since others also may be interested, the Agency has not attempted to describe all the specific entities that may be affected by this action. If you have any questions regarding the applicability of this action to a particular entity, consult the Chemical Review Manager identified in the table in Unit II. for the pesticide of interest. B. How can I get copies of this document and other related information? The docket for this action, identified by docket identification (ID) number EPA–HQ–OPP–2015–0393, is available at http://www.regulations.gov or at the Office of Pesticide Programs Regulatory Public Docket (OPP Docket) in the Environmental Protection Agency Docket Center (EPA/DC), West William Jefferson Clinton Bldg., Rm. 3334, 1301 Constitution Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20460–0001. The Public Reading Room is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. The telephone number for the Public Reading Room is (202) 566–1744, and the telephone number for the OPP Docket is (703) 305–5805. Please review the visitor instructions and additional information about the docket available at http://www.epa.gov/dockets. II. What action is the agency taking? Pursuant to 40 CFR 155.58(c), this notice announces the availability of EPA’s interim registration review decisions for the pesticides in the following table: E:\FR\FM\08JYN1.SGM 08JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 130 (Wednesday, July 8, 2015)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-16721]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[FRL-9930-18-OA]


Notification of a Public Teleconference of the Science Advisory 
Board; Drinking Water Committee

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Science Advisory 
Board (SAB) Staff Office announces a public teleconference of the 
Drinking Water Committee (DWC) to review its draft report regarding the 
EPA's Draft Fourth Contaminant Candidate List (CCL4).

DATES: The public teleconference will be held on August 3, 2015, from 
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Eastern Time).

ADDRESSES: The teleconference will be conducted by telephone only.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Any member of the public who wants 
further information concerning this public teleconference may contact 
Ms. Stephanie Sanzone, Designated Federal Officer (DFO) for the 
Drinking Water Committee, EPA Science Advisory Board Staff Office 
(1400R), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue 
NW., Washington, DC 20460; by telephone at (202) 564-2067 or via email 
at sanzone.stephanie@epa.gov. General information concerning the EPA 
SAB can be found at http://www.epa.gov/sab.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Background: The SAB was established pursuant to the Environmental 
Research, Development, and Demonstration Authorization Act (ERDDAA), 
codified at 42 U.S.C. 4365, to provide independent scientific and 
technical advice to the Administrator on the technical basis for Agency 
positions and regulations. The SAB is a federal advisory committee 
chartered under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C., 
App. 2. The SAB will comply with the provisions of FACA and all 
appropriate SAB Staff Office procedural policies. Pursuant to FACA and 
EPA policy, notice is hereby given that the SAB Drinking Water 
Committee will hold a public teleconference to discuss its draft report 
regarding the EPA Draft Fourth Contaminant Candidate List (CCL 4) 
(February 4, 2015). The committee will provide advice to the 
Administrator through the chartered SAB.
    EPA's Office of Water requested that the SAB Drinking Water 
Committee review the Draft Fourth Contaminant List (CCL 4), which was 
released for public review and comment on February 4, 2015 (80 FR 
6076). The Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), as amended in 1996, requires 
EPA, after consultation with the scientific community including the 
Science Advisory Board and opportunity for public comment, to publish a 
list every five years of currently unregulated contaminants that are 
known or anticipated to occur in public water systems and may require 
regulation under the SDWA (referred to as the Contaminant Candidate 
List, or CCL). The SAB Drinking Water Committee met on April 29-30, 
2015, to receive agency briefings, hear public comments, and deliberate 
on responses to the EPA charge questions (80 FR 14130-14131). The 
purpose of the August 3, 2015, teleconference is to discuss the 
committee's draft report with responses to the charge questions. 
Additional information about this SAB advisory activity can be found at 
the following URL http://yosemite.epa.gov/sab/

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sabproduct.nsf/fedrgstr_activites/CCL%204?OpenDocument.
    Technical Contacts: Any technical questions concerning EPA's draft 
CCL 4 should be directed to Ms. Meredith Russell in the EPA Office of 
Water, by telephone at (202) 564-0814 or by email at 
Russell.Meredith@epa.gov.
    Availability of Meeting Materials: Prior to the meeting, the review 
documents, agenda and other materials will be accessible through the 
calendar link on the blue navigation bar at http://www.epa.gov/sab/. 
Materials may also be accessed at the URL provided above.
    Procedures for Providing Public Input: Public comment for 
consideration by EPA's federal advisory committees and panels has a 
different purpose from public comment provided to EPA program offices. 
Therefore, the process for submitting comments to a federal advisory 
committee is different from the process used to submit comments to an 
EPA program office. Federal advisory committees and panels, including 
scientific advisory committees, provide independent advice to the EPA. 
Interested members of the public may submit relevant information on the 
topic of this advisory activity, and/or the group conducting the 
activity, for the SAB to consider during the advisory process. Input 
from the public to the SAB will have the most impact if it provides 
specific scientific or technical information or analysis for SAB 
committees and panels to consider or if it relates to the clarity or 
accuracy of the technical information. Members of the public wishing to 
provide comment should contact the DFO directly. Oral Statements: In 
general, individuals or groups requesting an oral presentation at the 
teleconference will be limited to three minutes. Interested parties 
wishing to provide comments should contact Ms. Sanzone, DFO, in writing 
(preferably via email) at the contact information noted above by July 
27, 2015, to be placed on the list of public speakers for the meeting. 
Written Statements: Written statements will be accepted throughout the 
advisory process; however, for timely consideration by Committee 
members, statements should be supplied to the DFO (preferably via 
email) at the contact information noted above by July 27, 2015. It is 
the SAB Staff Office general policy to post written comments on the Web 
page for advisory meetings. Submitters are requested to provide an 
unsigned version of each document because the SAB Staff Office does not 
publish documents with signatures on its Web sites. Members of the 
public should be aware that their personal contact information, if 
included in any written comments, may be posted to the SAB Web site. 
Copyrighted material will not be posted without explicit permission of 
the copyright holder.
    Accessibility: For information on access or services for 
individuals with disabilities, please contact Ms. Sanzone at the 
contact information provided above. To request accommodation of a 
disability, please contact Ms. Sanzone preferably at least ten days 
prior to the meeting to give EPA as much time as possible to process 
your request.

    Dated: June 30, 2015.
Thomas H. Brennan,
Deputy Director, EPA Science Advisory Board Staff Office.
[FR Doc. 2015-16721 Filed 7-7-15; 8:45 am]
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