Post-Meeting Peer Review Summary Report Now Available for Download

Following the peer review meeting (held on January 13-14, 2015), the twelve peer reviewers were given an opportunity to revise their pre-meeting comments on EPA’s Approach for Estimating Exposures and Incremental Health Effects from Lead due to Renovation, Repair, and Painting Activities in Public and Commercial Buildings. The Post-Meeting Peer Review Summary Report is now available for download and contains final comments from the peer reviewers, along with a brief overview of the peer review process and the January 2015 meeting.

The Post-Meeting Report can be downloaded here: TO39 FINAL PostMeeting Peer Review Report 022715

Draft Pre-Meeting Peer Review Summary Report Now Available for Download

The Draft Pre-Meeting Peer Review Summary Report, which contains the preliminary reviewer comments on EPA’s Approach for Estimating Exposures and Incremental Health Effects from Lead due to Renovation, Repair, and Painting Activities in Public and Commercial Buildings is now available for download.

The Pre-Meeting Report can be downloaded from this link: DRAFT Pre-Meeting Peer Review Report Approach for Lead 01-06-2015

Announcement of the Proposed List of 15 External Peer Reviewer Candidates

On September 29, 2014 EPA issued a Federal Register Notice (FRL-9916-70-OCSPP) announcing a 21-day comment period (ending October 20, 2014) on the proposed list of 15 candidate peer reviewers for the external peer review of EPA’s Approach for Estimating Exposures and Incremental Health Effects from Lead due to Renovation, Repair, and Painting Activities in Public and Commercial Buildings. Members of the public were invited to submit comments on the proposed list at the Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov (Docket ID: EPA-HQ-OPPT-2010-0173), by mail, or by hand delivery. Public comments on the proposed list will be considered in selection of the final 10 to 12 peer reviewers. Please visit the Proposed List of Peer Reviewers page of this website for more information.

Announcement of Registration for Initial Teleconference/Webinar

Members of the public may now register for the initial peer review teleconference/webinar, scheduled for early to mid-November 2014 (exact date and time to be determined). Please see the Initial Teleconference/Webinar Registration page of this website for more information.

Public Meeting Registration

Versar, Inc., an EPA contractor, is coordinating the external peer review meeting to be held on January 13 & 14, 2015 in Arlington, VA. The registration period for the meeting is now closed.