[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 38 (Wednesday, February 26, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 10806-10807]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-04166]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[EPA-HQ-OPPT-2009-0112; FRL-9906-46]


Toxic Substances Control Act Chemical Testing; Receipt of Test 
Data

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: EPA is announcing its receipt of test data submitted pursuant 
to a test rule issued by EPA under section 4 of the Toxic Substances 
Control Act (TSCA). This document identifies a chemical substance for 
which test data have been received; lists uses or intended uses of such 
chemical substance; and describes the nature of the test data received. 
This is also part of EPA's commitment to strengthen its chemicals 
management programs by improving access to and the usefulness of 
chemical information. The goal is for people to easily get information 
to make safe chemical choices.

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; fax number: (202) 564-4765; email address: 
[email protected].
    For general information contact: The TSCA-Hotline, ABVI-Goodwill, 
422 South Clinton Ave., Rochester, NY 14620; telephone number: (202) 
554-1404; email address: [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

I. General Information

A. Does this action apply to me?

    This action is directed to the public in general. This action may, 
however, be of interest to those persons who are concerned about data 
on public health and/or environmental effects and other characteristics 
of this chemical. Since other entities may also be interested, the 
Agency has not attempted to describe all the specific entities that may 
be affected by this action.

B. How can I get copies of this document and other related information?

    The docket for this action, identified by docket identification 
(ID) number EPA-HQ-OPPT-2009-0112, is available at http://www.regulations.gov or at the Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics 
Docket (OPPT Docket), Environmental Protection Agency Docket Center 
(EPA/DC), EPA West 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.

II. Test Data Submissions

    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 section 4(a) (15 
U.S.C. 2603(a)). Each notice must:
    1. Identify the chemical substance or mixture for which data have 
been received.
    2. List the uses or intended uses of such chemical substance or 
mixture and the information required by the applicable standards for 
the development of test data.
    3. Describe the nature of the test data developed.
    EPA has received test data for the following test rule:
    EPA received data on the chemical substance benzene, 1-chloro-4-
(trifluoromethyl)-, (CAS No. 98-56-6) listed in the TSCA section 4 test 
rule titled ``Testing for Certain High Production Volume Chemicals; 
Third Group of Chemicals,'' published in the Federal Register issue of 
October 21, 2011 (76 FR 65385) (FRL-8885-5) (docket ID number EPA-HQ-
OPPT-2009-0112).
    The table in this unit contains the described information required 
by TSCA section 4(d). See the applicable CFR citation, listed in the 
title of the table, for test data requirements. Data received can be 
found by referencing the docket ID number and document number listed in 
the table. See Unit I.B. for additional information about dockets. EPA 
reviews of test data are added to the appropriate docket upon 
completion.

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 Data Received in Response to TSCA Section 4 Test Rule at 40 CFR 799.5089; Docket Identification Number EPA-HQ-
                                                 OPPT-2009-0112
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                                                                                                      Document
           Chemical  identity                         Uses                     Data  received          number
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Benzene, 1-chloro-4-(trifluoromethyl)-   Solvent for industrial          Toxicity to Green Algae..         0224
 (CAS No. 98-56-6).                       cleaning, aerosols,
                                          adhesives, coatings, inks,
                                          and electronic applications;
                                          dye intermediate; dielectric
                                          fluid; dinitroaniline
                                          herbicide intermediate.
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Note: CAS No. = Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Number.


    Authority:  15 U.S.C. 2603.

List of Subjects

    Environmental protection, Hazardous substances.

    Dated: February 13, 2014.
Maria J. Doa,
Director, Chemical Control Division, Office of Pollution Prevention and 
Toxics.
[FR Doc. 2014-04166 Filed 2-25-14; 8:45 am]
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