Tom Ewing’s Environmental Update

*  Each year, the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) develops a list of substances to be considered for Toxicological Profile development. The nomination process includes consideration of all substances on ATSDR’s Substance Priority List (SPL), as well as […]

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Tom Ewing’s Environmental Update

*  The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), is seeking comments on its Draft Toxicological Profile for Glyphosate, “a phosphonoglycine non-selective herbicide, first registered for use by the EPA in 1974.”  Roundup is one common product containing glyphosate […]

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Tom Ewing’s Environmental Update

*  Exposure to Polyfluoroalkyl Substances – PFAS – is an emerging issue at state and federal levels.  Michigan has had to move quicker than most states or localities because of reports of high PFAS levels or the stuff is actually […]

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Tom Ewing’s Environmental Update

*   The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), has a Draft report available addressing the Draft Toxicological Profile for Perfluoroalkyls (PFAS).  ATSDR is seeking public comments and additional information, reports, and studies about the health effects of PFAS, used by industry in […]

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