Proposed Substances To Be Evaluated for Set 31 Toxicological Profiles, 14900-14901 [2017-05736]

Download as PDF 14900 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 55 / Thursday, March 23, 2017 / Notices Dated: January 24, 2017. Delores Barber, Director, Information Technology and Resources Management Division, Office of Pesticide Programs. stocks set forth in Unit VI. will be a violation of FIFRA. V. What is the Agency’s authority for taking this action? Section 6(f)(1) of FIFRA (7 U.S.C. 136d(f)(1)) provides that a registrant of a pesticide product may at any time request that any of its pesticide registrations be canceled or amended to terminate one or more uses. FIFRA further provides that, before acting on the request, EPA must publish a notice of receipt of any such request in the Federal Register. Thereafter, following the public comment period, the EPA Administrator may approve such a request. The notice of receipt for this action was published for comment in the Federal Register of November 18, 2016 (81 FR 81761) (FRL–9953–55). 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[FR Doc. 2017–05890 Filed 3–21–17; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry [Docket No. ATSDR–2017–0003] Proposed Substances To Be Evaluated for Set 31 Toxicological Profiles Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00036 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). ACTION: Notice; request for comments. The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) located in the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is initiating the development of its 31st set of toxicological profiles (Set 31). Today’s announcement invites voluntary public nominations of substances for profile development. ATSDR is soliciting public nominations of substances found on the Substance Priority List (SPL) at https:// www.atsdr.cdc.gov/spl. DATES: Comments must be submitted April 24, 2017. ADDRESSES: You may submit nominations, identified by Docket No. ATSDR–2017–0003, by any of the following methods: *Internet: Access the Federal eRulemaking portal at http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. *Mail: Division of Toxicology and Human Health Sciences, 1600 Clifton Rd. NE., MS F–57, Atlanta, GA 30329. Instructions: All submissions must include the agency name and docket number for this notice. All relevant comments will be posted without change. This means that no confidential business information or other confidential information should be submitted in response to this notice. Refer to the section Submission of Nominations (below) for the specific information required. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information, please contact Commander Jessilynn B. Taylor, Division of Toxicology and Human Health Sciences, 1600 Clifton Rd. NE., MS F–57, Atlanta, GA 30329, Email: jxt1@cdc.gov; phone: 770–488–3313. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986 (SARA) [42 U.S.C. 9601 et seq.] amended the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 (CERCLA or Superfund) [42 U.S.C. 9601 et seq.] by establishing certain requirements for ATSDR and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with regard to hazardous substances most commonly found at facilities on the CERCLA National Priorities List (NPL). Among these statutory requirements is a mandate for the Administrator of ATSDR to prepare toxicological profiles for each substance included on the SPL. This list identifies 275 hazardous substances that ATSDR and EPA have determined pose the most SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\23MRN1.SGM 23MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 55 / Thursday, March 23, 2017 / Notices nomination period. Nominations received after the closing date will be marked as late and may be considered only if time and resources permit. significant current potential threat to human health. The availability of the revised list of the 275 SPL substances was announced in April, 2015 on the following Web site: https:// www.atsdr.cdc.gov/spl. sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES Substances To Be Evaluated for Set 31 Toxicological Profiles Each year, ATSDR develops a list of substances to be considered for toxicological profile development. The Set 31 nomination process includes consideration of all substances on ATSDR’s SPL, as well as other substances nominated by the public. The 275 substances on the SPL will be considered for Set 31 Toxicological Profile development. This list may be found at the following Web site: https:// www.atsdr.cdc.gov/spl. Submission of Nominations for the Evaluation of Set 31 Proposed Substances ATSDR also will consider the nomination of any substance that is not on the SPL under the authority of the Comprehensive, Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) to ‘‘. . . establish and maintain an inventory of literature, research, and studies on the health effects of toxic substances’’ under CERCLA Section 104(i)(1)(B), to respond to requests for consultation under section 104(i)(4), and to support the sitespecific response actions conducted by ATSDR, as otherwise necessary. Today’s document invites voluntary public nominations for substances included on the SPL and for substances not listed on the SPL. All nominations should include the full name of the nominator, affiliation, and email address. When nominating a non-SPL substance, please include the rationale for the nomination. Please note that email addresses will not be posted in the docket found at www.regulations.gov. ATSDR will evaluate all data and information associated with nominated substances and will determine the final list of substances to be chosen for toxicological profile development. Substances will be chosen according to ATSDR’s specific guidelines for selection. These guidelines can be found in the Selection Criteria announced in the Federal Register on May 7, 1993 (58 FR 27286). A hard copy of the Selection Criteria is available upon request or may be accessed at: http:// www.atsdr.cdc.gov/toxprofiles/ guidance/criteria_for_selecting_tp_ support.pdf. Please ensure that your comments are submitted within the specified VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:13 Mar 22, 2017 Jkt 241001 Pamela I. Protzel Berman, Associate Director, Office of Policy, Planning and Evaluation, National Center for Environmental Health, Agency for Toxic substances and Disease Registry. 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The meeting announcement and matters for discussion should read as follows: The meeting announced below concerns the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) initial review of applications in response to Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOA) GH13–001, Strengthening Disease Prevention Research Capacity for Public Health Action in Guatemala and the Central American Region; FOA GH14– 002, Addressing Emerging Infectious Diseases in Bangladesh; and FOA GH16–003, Conducting Public Health Research in Thailand: Technical collaboration with the Ministry of Public Health in the Kingdom of Thailand (MOPH). Matters for Discussion: The meeting will include the initial review, discussion, and evaluation of applications received in response to ‘‘Strengthening Disease Prevention Research Capacity for Public Health Action in Guatemala and the Central American Region’’, FOA GH13–001; ‘‘Addressing Emerging Infectious Diseases in Bangladesh’’, FOA GH14– 002; and ‘‘Conducting Public Health Research in Thailand: Technical PO 00000 Frm 00037 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 14901 collaboration with the Ministry of Public Health in the Kingdom of Thailand (MOPH)’’, FOA GH16–003. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Hylan Shoob, Scientific Review Officer, Center for Global Health (CGH) Science Office, CGH, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road NE., Mailstop D–69, Atlanta, Georgia 30033, Telephone: (404) 639–4796, HMS4@CDC.GOV. 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Contact Person for Additional Information: Nancy Anderson, Chief, Laboratory Practice Standards Branch, Division of Laboratory Systems, Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology and Laboratory Services, Office of Public Health Scientific Services, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road NE., Mailstop F–11, Atlanta, Georgia 30329–4018; telephone (404) 498–2741; or via email at NAnderson@cdc.gov. The Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, has been delegated the authority to sign Federal Register notices pertaining to announcements of meetings and other committee management activities for both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Claudette Grant, Acting Director, Management Analysis and Services Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [FR Doc. 2017–05731 Filed 3–22–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4163–18–P E:\FR\FM\23MRN1.SGM 23MRN1

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry

[Docket No. ATSDR-2017-0003]


Proposed Substances To Be Evaluated for Set 31 Toxicological 
Profiles

AGENCY: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), 
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

ACTION: Notice; request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) 
located in the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is 
initiating the development of its 31st set of toxicological profiles 
(Set 31). Today's announcement invites voluntary public nominations of 
substances for profile development. ATSDR is soliciting public 
nominations of substances found on the Substance Priority List (SPL) at 
https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/spl.

DATES: Comments must be submitted April 24, 2017.

ADDRESSES: You may submit nominations, identified by Docket No. ATSDR-
2017-0003, by any of the following methods:
    *Internet: Access the Federal eRulemaking portal at http://www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
    *Mail: Division of Toxicology and Human Health Sciences, 1600 
Clifton Rd. NE., MS F-57, Atlanta, GA 30329.
    Instructions: All submissions must include the agency name and 
docket number for this notice. All relevant comments will be posted 
without change. This means that no confidential business information or 
other confidential information should be submitted in response to this 
notice. Refer to the section Submission of Nominations (below) for the 
specific information required.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information, please 
contact Commander Jessilynn B. Taylor, Division of Toxicology and Human 
Health Sciences, 1600 Clifton Rd. NE., MS F-57, Atlanta, GA 30329, 
Email: jxt1@cdc.gov; phone: 770-488-3313.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization 
Act of 1986 (SARA) [42 U.S.C. 9601 et seq.] amended the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 (CERCLA 
or Superfund) [42 U.S.C. 9601 et seq.] by establishing certain 
requirements for ATSDR and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 
(EPA) with regard to hazardous substances most commonly found at 
facilities on the CERCLA National Priorities List (NPL). Among these 
statutory requirements is a mandate for the Administrator of ATSDR to 
prepare toxicological profiles for each substance included on the SPL. 
This list identifies 275 hazardous substances that ATSDR and EPA have 
determined pose the most

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significant current potential threat to human health. The availability 
of the revised list of the 275 SPL substances was announced in April, 
2015 on the following Web site: https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/spl.

Substances To Be Evaluated for Set 31 Toxicological Profiles

    Each year, ATSDR develops a list of substances to be considered for 
toxicological profile development. The Set 31 nomination process 
includes consideration of all substances on ATSDR's SPL, as well as 
other substances nominated by the public. The 275 substances on the SPL 
will be considered for Set 31 Toxicological Profile development. This 
list may be found at the following Web site: https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/spl.

Submission of Nominations for the Evaluation of Set 31 Proposed 
Substances

    ATSDR also will consider the nomination of any substance that is 
not on the SPL under the authority of the Comprehensive, Environmental 
Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) to ``. . . establish 
and maintain an inventory of literature, research, and studies on the 
health effects of toxic substances'' under CERCLA Section 104(i)(1)(B), 
to respond to requests for consultation under section 104(i)(4), and to 
support the site-specific response actions conducted by ATSDR, as 
otherwise necessary.
    Today's document invites voluntary public nominations for 
substances included on the SPL and for substances not listed on the 
SPL. All nominations should include the full name of the nominator, 
affiliation, and email address. When nominating a non-SPL substance, 
please include the rationale for the nomination. Please note that email 
addresses will not be posted in the docket found at 
www.regulations.gov.
    ATSDR will evaluate all data and information associated with 
nominated substances and will determine the final list of substances to 
be chosen for toxicological profile development. Substances will be 
chosen according to ATSDR's specific guidelines for selection. These 
guidelines can be found in the Selection Criteria announced in the 
Federal Register on May 7, 1993 (58 FR 27286). A hard copy of the 
Selection Criteria is available upon request or may be accessed at: 
http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/toxprofiles/guidance/criteria_for_selecting_tp_support.pdf.
    Please ensure that your comments are submitted within the specified 
nomination period. Nominations received after the closing date will be 
marked as late and may be considered only if time and resources permit.

Pamela I. Protzel Berman,
Associate Director, Office of Policy, Planning and Evaluation, National 
Center for Environmental Health, Agency for Toxic substances and 
Disease Registry.
[FR Doc. 2017-05736 Filed 3-22-17; 8:45 am]
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