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Archive for November, 2010

Second List of Endocrine Disruptor Chemicals Published

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Endocrine Disruptor ChemicalsIn November 2010, the EPA published a second list of chemicals for the Endocrine Disruptor Screening Program (EDSP). New to this list were those pesticides identified by the FDA and priority pollutants under the Safe Drinking Water Act that did not appear on the first list.

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EPA Publishes Summaries on Detection, Quantitation and Calibration

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

CalibrationThe EPA has recently published several document summaries about method detection limits, quantitation limits and calibration curves. To create the summaries, EPA evaluated the current use of these concepts and future needs across EPA program lines. The resulting compilations will help practitioners better understand the existing terminology and how each EPA program handles data.

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12 Alternative Drinking Water Methods Approved

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010

Drinking Water Methods Approved by EPAThe EPA has approved 12 drinking water testing methods for samples subject to the requirements of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). These methods are used in measuring levels of potential contaminants.

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