Review of the US Navy's human health risk assessment of the by Committee on Toxicology, Board on Environmental Studies and

By Committee on Toxicology, Board on Environmental Studies and Toxicology, Commission on Life Sciences, National Research Council.

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The latest such consensus report (Van den Berg et al. 1998) updated those values, and NEHC should use the latest values in its risk assessment. SUGGESTED IMPROVEMENTS IN THE PRESENTATION AND ORGANIZATION OF THE NEHC DRAFT SUMMARY REPORT The NEHC draft summary report lacks a framework that would allow readers to examine what was done, why it was done, and what the results were. The report should begin with a clear statement of the purpose and objectives of the risk assessment. The methods, assumptions, and limitations of the project and its results should be described more thoroughly.

Please use the print version of this publication as the authoritative version for attribution. RESPONSIVENESS TO PREVIOUS NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL COMMENTS 19 The NEHC draft summary report seems to be a summary of the project, but the audience for the report is not clear. The draft summary report is too technical for lay readers but does not provide adequate details for a risk assessor to understand and evaluate the project—planning, sampling, measurement results, or the risk assessment itself.

Health surveillance of personnel and their families residing at NAF Atsugi is useful for assessing all but chronic effects with latent periods in excess of the period of residence. Because of the rather small About this PDF file: This new digital representation of the original work has been recomposed from XML files created from the original paper book, not from the original typesetting files. Page breaks are true to the original; line lengths, word breaks, heading styles, and other typesetting-specific formatting, however, cannot be retained, and some typographic errors may have been accidentally inserted.

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