Hearings - Hearing
Subcommittee on Superfund, Toxics and Environmental Health hearing entitled, "Current Science on Public Exposures to Toxic Chemicals."
Thursday, February 4, 2010
10:00 AM EST
EPW Hearing Room - 406 Dirksen

Senator Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Superfund, Toxics, and Environmental Health, will convene a hearing to examine the current science on public exposures to toxic chemicals.

Majority Statements
Barbara Boxer
Frank R. Lautenberg
Minority Statements
James M. Inhofe


Opening Remarks

Panel 1
The Honorable Steve Owens
Assistant Administrator, Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances
United States Environmental Protection Agency
Henry Falk M.D., M.P.H.
Acting Director, National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Mr. John Stephenson
Director, Natural Resources and Environment
United States Government Accountability Office
Dr. Linda Birnbaum, Ph.D., D.A.B.T., A.T.S.
National Institutes of Environmental Health Sciences

Panel 2
Molly Jones Gray
Participant in a Biomonitoring Study
Mr. Ken Cook
President and Co-founder
Environmental Working Group
Division of Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hartford Hospital
Tracey J. Woodruff PhD, MPH
Associate Professor and Director
Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco

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