Five chemicals and or chemical groups will be discussed by the Carcinogen Identification Committee (CIC) on November 15, 2016. The CIC is California’s Proposition 65 experts of carcinogenicity for the Safe Drinking Water and Proposition 65. They will provide the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA), for advice on the prioritization of the chemicals for their preparation of hazard identification.
The five chemicals groups are:
- Asphalt and Asphalt Emissions Associated with Road Paving and Asphalt and Asphalt Emissions Associated with Roofing
- Methyl Chloride
- Type I Pyrethroids
- Vinyl Acetate
There will be a forty-five-day public comment period for both chemicals and chemical groups, until the meeting in November.