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Comment from the Endocrine Society on US EPA Proposed Rule; Comments Accepted Until Tomorrow Night 11.59 PM EDT

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Comment by May 18th on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Proposed Rule, which is misnamed “Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science”. Related information, Open Docket Folder and comment here: https://www.regulations.gov/docket?D=EPA-HQ-OA-2018-0259 Comments can be anonymous.

We also note with concern that the supplement provides the Administrator with significant leeway to provide exemptions to the rule without defining the criteria and considerations that the Administrator would use. This creates a de facto loophole that could further decrease transparency by permitting studies submitted by regulated entities to be prioritized above academic studies that must adhere to strict participant confidentiality agreements.” (Excerpted from comment, below.)

Comment from the Endocrine Society:
The Honorable Andrew Wheeler Administrator
United States Environmental Protection Agency
1200 Pennsylvania Ave, NW Washington, DC 20460
April 6, 2020
Re: EPA-HQ-OA-2018-0259

Dear Administrator Wheeler,

The Endocrine Society appreciates the opportunity to comment on the supplemental notice of proposed rulemaking for…

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