Apr 1, 2014Public meeting to address CCPR agenda scheduled for April 10
The USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service in conjunction with the EPA is sponsoring a public meeting to provide information and receive public comments on agenda items and on draft U.S. positions to be discussed at the 46th session of the Codex Committee on Pesticide Residues (CCPR), which will be held in Nanjing, China from May 5-10.
The public meeting will be held on April 10, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. EDT, at the EPA, Room S-7100, One Potomac Yard South, 2777 South Crystal Drive, Arlington. Documents and agenda items are accessible at the Codex website. To join the public meeting by conference call, dial 1-866-299-3188 and use the participant code: 7033056463#.
For more information or to submit written comments contact Lois Rossi, Office of Pesticide Programs, U.S. EPA, Ariel Rios Building, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, D.C., 20406, [email protected], or Marie Maratos, U.S. Codex Office, 1400 Independence Ave., Room 4861, Washington, D.C., 20406, [email protected].