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Receipt of Test Data Under the Toxic Substances Control Act

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AGENCY:

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION:

Notice.

SUMMARY:

EPA is announcing its receipt of test data submitted pursuant to test rules issued by EPA under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). As required by TSCA, this document identifies each chemical substance and/or mixture for which test data have been received; the uses or intended uses of such chemical substances and/or mixtures; and describes the nature of the test data received. Each chemical substance and/or mixture related to this announcement is identified in Unit I. under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

For technical information contact: Kathy Calvo, Chemical Control Division (7405M), Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20460-0001; telephone number: (202) 564-8089; email address: calvo.kathy@epa.gov.

For general information contact: The TSCA-Hotline, ABVI-Goodwill, 422 South Clinton Ave., Rochester, NY 14620; telephone number: (202) 554-1404; email address: TSCA-Hotline@epa.gov.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

I. Chemical Substances and/or Mixtures

Information about the following chemical substances and/or mixtures is provided in Unit IV.:

A. Benzenediamine, ar,ar-diethyl-ar-methyl- (Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) No. 68479-98-1).

B. 2-Oxiranemethanamine, N-[4-(2-oxiranylmethoxy)phenyl]-N-(2-oxiranylmethyl)- (CAS No. 5026-74-4).

C. Phenol, 2,4-bis(1-methyl-1-phenylethyl)-6-[2-(2-nitrophenyl)diazenyl]- (CAS No. 70693-50-4).

II. Federal Register Publication Requirement

Section 4(d) of TSCA (15 U.S.C. 2603(d)) requires EPA to publish a notice in the Federal Register reporting the receipt of test data submitted pursuant to test rules promulgated under TSCA section 4 (15 U.S.C. 2603).

III. Docket Information

A docket, identified by the docket identification (ID) number EPA-HQ-OPPT-2013-0677, has been established for this Federal Register document that announces the receipt of data. Upon EPA's completion of its quality assurance review, the test data received will be added to the docket for the TSCA section 4 test rule that required the test data. Use the docket ID number provided in Unit IV. to access the test data in the docket for the related TSCA section 4 test rule.

The docket for this Federal Register document and the docket for each related TSCA section 4 test rule is available electronically at http://www.regulations.gov or in person at the Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics Docket (OPPT Docket), Environmental Protection Agency Docket Center (EPA/DC), West William Jefferson Clinton Bldg., Rm. 3334, 1301 Constitution Ave. NW., Washington, DC. The Public Reading Room is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding legal holidays. The telephone number for the Public Reading Room is (202) 566-1744, and the telephone number for the OPPT Docket is (202) 566-0280. Please review the visitor instructions and additional information about the docket available at http://www.epa.gov/​dockets. Start Printed Page 73071

IV. Test Data Received

This unit contains the information required by TSCA section 4(d) for the test data received by EPA.

A. Benzenediamine, ar,ar-diethyl-ar-methyl- (CAS No. 68479-98-1)

1. Chemical Use(s): Processing reactant in the manufacture of adhesives, plastics and resins; paint and coatings; and synthetic rubber materials.

2. Applicable Test Rule: Chemical testing requirements for second group of high production volume chemicals (HPV2), 40 CFR 799.5087.

3. Test Data Received: The following listing describes the nature of the test data received. The test data will be added to the docket for the applicable TSCA section 4 test rule and can be found by referencing the docket ID number provided. EPA reviews of the health effects test data will be added to the same docket upon completion.

  • Repeated Dose Toxicity Study, oral. The docket ID number assigned to this data is EPA-HQ-OPPT-2007-0531.

B. 2-Oxiranemethanamine, N-[4-(2-oxiranylmethoxy)phenyl]-N-(2-oxiranylmethyl)- (CAS No. 5026-74-4)

1. Chemical Use(s): Resin and synthetic rubber manufacturing; and aerospace and parts manufacturing.

2. Applicable Test Rule: Chemical testing requirements for third group of high production volume chemicals (HPV3), 40 CFR 799.5089.

3. Test Data Received: The following listing describes the nature of the test data received. The test data will be added to the docket for the applicable TSCA section 4 test rule and can be found by referencing the docket ID number provided. EPA reviews of the health effects test data will be added to the same docket upon completion.

  • Repeated Dose Toxicity Study, oral. The docket ID number assigned to this data is EPA-HQ-OPPT-2009-0112.

C. Phenol, 2,4-bis(1-methyl-1-phenylethyl)-6-[2-(2-nitrophenyl)diazenyl]- (CAS No. 70693-50-4)

1. Chemical Use(s): UV absorber or light stabilizer for plastics.

2. Applicable Test Rule: Chemical testing requirements for third group of high production volume chemicals (HPV3), 40 CFR 799.5089.

3. Test Data Received: The following listing describes the nature of the test data received. The test data will be added to the docket for the applicable TSCA section 4 test rule and can be found by referencing the docket ID numbers provided. EPA reviews of the health effects test data will be added to the same docket upon completion.

  • Acute Toxicity Study, oral. The docket ID number assigned to this data is EPA-HQ-OPPT-2009-0112.
  • Genetic Toxicity Study, in vitro. The docket ID number assigned to this data is EPA-HQ-OPPT-2009-0112.
  • Genetic Toxicity Study, in vivo. The docket ID number assigned to this data is EPA-HQ-OPPT-2009-0112.
  • Repeated Dose Toxicity Study in Rats. The docket ID number assigned to this data is EPA-HQ-OPPT-2009-0112.
  • Developmental Toxicity Study in Rats. The docket ID number assigned to this data is EPA-HQ-OPPT-2009-0112.
  • Developmental Toxicity/Teratogenicity Study. The docket ID number assigned to this data is EPA-HQ-OPPT-2009-0112.
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Authority: 15 U.S.C. 2601 et seq.

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Dated: December 1, 2014.

Maria J. Doa,

Director, Chemical Control Division, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics.

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[FR Doc. 2014-28821 Filed 12-8-14; 8:45 am]

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