Pesticide News Story: Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee to Meet November 29-30, 2012
For Release: November 20, 2012
The EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) will hold a public meeting of the Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee (PPDC) on Thursday, November 29, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, and Friday, November 30, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. The meeting will be held in The EPA’s first floor conference center at One Potomac Yard, 2777 South Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202. Information on the location of EPA’s building and how to reach it by public transportation or car is available at http://www.epa.gov/pesticides/contacts/officelocation.htm.
A draft agenda is available on the PPDC Web page at http://www.epa.gov/pesticides/ppdc/. All meetings are free, open to the public, and no advance registration is required.
On November 28, 2012, three PPDC Work Groups will meet as follows:
- 1:00-4:00 -- Potomac Yards, Room S-1204-1206
Workgroup on Pollinator Protection
Co-Chaired by Richard Keigwin and Donald Brady
- 1:00-4:00 -- Potomac Yards, Room S-4370-80
Workgroup on Comparative Safety Statements
Chaired by Marty Monell
- 1:00-4:00 -- Potomac Yards, Room S-4850-70
Workgroup on Integrated Pest Management
Chaired by Keith Matthews
On November 29, 2012, the Workgroup on 21st Century Toxicology/Integrated Testing Strategies will hold a meeting in Room N-4850-70 (during the lunch break of the PPDC meeting).
For more information about the Pesticide Program Dialogue Committee meeting, please contact the Office of Pesticide Programs (7501P), Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20460-0001; telephone number: (703) 308-4775; email address: Margie Fehrenbach (firstname.lastname@example.org).