Over the last few weeks, SOT has submitted comments on two agency documents and has added its name to letters related to government appropriations. This blog contains a summary of those actions.
Steven Knott, US EPA FIFRA Executive Secretary for the Scientific Advisory Committee on Chemicals, has contacted SOT for assistance in identifying nominees for the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Scientific Advisory Committee on Chemicals (SACC).
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently released two notices for process improvements aimed at facilitating continuous engagement of scientists early in their careers.
As part of its Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) membership, SOT has been made aware of an opportunity for individuals interested in supporting legislation to broaden participation by underrepresented minorities, women, and veterans in STEM.
The US Environmental Protection Agency is seeking comment on several elements of the proposed rule, “National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants: Coal- and Oil-Fired Electric Utility Steam Generating Units—Reconsideration of Supplemental Finding and Residual Risk and Technology Review.”