The purpose of this overview is to present the rationale for and a framework of a proposed Endocrine Disruptor Screening Program for the 21st Century (EDSP21) Work Plan. This overview describes:
- why this work plan was developed;
- what the agency is obligated to do;
- how the work plan will be implemented; and
- a proposed time line for completion.
As part of the rationale, this overview presents the universe of chemicals that will be considered in the EDSP and a general description of the process for prioritizing pesticide and non-pesticide chemicals for EDSP screening.You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.