September 13 & 14, 2018
Green Ribbon Science Panel Meeting
DTSC will host a Green Ribbon Science Panel Meeting on February 13 and 14, 2018. The meeting will also be accessible through a Webcast. For more details, view the Public Notice and Agenda (linked below).
Green Ribbon Science Panel
CalEPA Headquarters, Klamath Room, 2nd Floor, 1001 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
September 13, 2018: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, PST
September 14, 2018: 8:30 am to 12:30 pm, PST
September 2018 Notice of Public Meeting
September 2018 Background Document
Webcast will be available at https://video.calepa.ca.gov/. No registration is necessary.
September 13, 2018
2. Agenda Review and Panel Roll Call
3. Safer Consumer Products Program Updates
4. Public Comment
5. Continued Evaluation of Example Alternatives Assessments
DTSC staff will provide an update on work to evaluate thirteen publicly-example alternatives assessments. Staff will present an overview of the challenges common to all of the evaluated alternatives assessments. The Panel will discuss DTSC’s synopsis of its observations.
AA Example Evaluation Synopsis
6. DTSC’s Carpets with PFAS Priority Product Proposal
DTSC staff will provide a brief overview of the rationale behind proposing carpets with Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs) as a Priority Product and the use of a class approach to identify the Chemicals of Concern. The Panel will weigh in on DTSC’s proposal to list carpets with PFAS as a Priority Product.
Chemical Profile for Carpets and Rugs containing Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs
7. Presentations on Decision-Making in Alternatives Analysis
SCP staff and representatives from academia and industry will discuss decision-making in the Alternatives Analysis process, including the challenges that companies may face and how SCP can assist stakeholders in the decision-making process.