[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 169 (Thursday, August 30, 2012)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Page 52633]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-21480]



40 CFR Parts 141 and 142


Notice of a Public Meeting: Stakeholder Meeting Concerning EPA's 
Intent To Regulate Perchlorate Levels in Drinking Water

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.


SUMMARY: The U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is holding a 
public meeting and webcast to share information with the public related 
to treatment technologies, analytical methods and other information 
pertaining to the development of a proposed National Primary Drinking 
Water Regulation for Perchlorate.

DATES: The public meeting and webcast will be held on September 20, 
2012 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Eastern Time (ET)). Persons wishing to attend 
the meeting or webcast must register in advance as described in the 

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at EPA, Potomac Yards South, first 
floor conference room located at 2777 South Crystal Drive, Arlington, 
VA 22202. A government issued photo ID is required to obtain access to 
the building.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: More information on Perchlorate is 
available at the following Web site: http://water.epa.gov/drink/contaminants/unregulated/perchlorate.cfm. For questions about this 
specific meeting, contact Russ Perkinson, Office of Ground Water and 
Drinking Water, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; telephone (202) 
564-4901 or by email to [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: To participate in the in-person meeting, you 
must register in advance no later than 5 p.m., Eastern Time (ET) on 
September 17, 2012, by contacting Junie Percy of IntelliTech by email 
to [email protected] or by phone at (937) 427-4148 ext. 210. 
Seating for the public is limited and will be available on a first-
come, first-served basis for those persons registered.
    To participate in the webcast, you must register in advance at the 
following Web address: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/369407742. 
The number of connections available for the webcast is limited and will 
be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
    During the meeting and webcast, there will be a segment for public 
questions and input. EPA encourages public input and will allocate time 
to receive verbal statements on a first-come, first-serve basis. 
Participants will be provided with a set time frame for their 
statements. To ensure adequate time for public input, individuals or 
organizations interested in presenting an oral statement should notify 
Junie Percy by email at [email protected] no later than 5 
p.m., ET on September 17, 2012.
    Special Accommodations: To request special accommodations for 
individuals with disabilities, please contact Junie Percy at (937) 427-
4148 ext. 210 or by email to [email protected]. Please allow 
at least five business days prior to the meeting to allow time to 
process your request.

    Dated: August 23, 2012.
Pamela Barr,
Acting Director, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water.
[FR Doc. 2012-21480 Filed 8-29-12; 8:45 am]