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MTBE BLUE-RIBBON PANEL PRESENTS FINAL RECOMMENDATIONS
Release Date: 07/26/99
FOR RELEASE: MONDAY, JULY 26, 1999
MTBE BLUE-RIBBON PANEL PRESENTS
On Tuesday, July 27, 1999, members of the blue-ribbon panel on MTBE in gasoline, chaired by Dr. Daniel Greenbaum of the Health Effects Institute of Cambridge, MA, will make their final recommendations public and participate in a press availability.
Last November, Administrator Browner established the panel, composed of leading experts from the public health and scientific communities, automotive fuels industry, water utilities and local and State government to review concerns that have been raised about MTBE and contamination of water sources. Additional information regarding the meeting and the oxygenate panel is available at: http://www.epa.gov/oms/consumer/fuels/oxypanel/blueribb.htm
WHAT: MTBE blue-ribbon panel final recommendations to EPA
WHO: Daniel Greenbaum, President, Health Effects Institute (HEI), and other members of the blue-ribbon panel
WHEN: Tuesday, July 27, 1999
- At noon, Dr. Greenbaum and other members of the panel will be available to talk to the press.
WHERE: Washington Marriott Hotel (Salon “D”)
1221 22nd Street, N.W.