Independent Peer Review of the Nickel Toxicity Assessment for the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, State of Texas


What: Peer Review of the Nickel Development Support Document (DSD)
When: October 1, 2009, 10:00am-5:00pm (EST)
Where:  Teleconference

Toxicology Excellence for Risk Assessment (TERA) supported the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) in conducting an expert external peer review of a Development Support Document for Nickel and Inorganic Nickel Compounds, Preliminary Draft.  The review was held on October 1.  This peer review was conducted as a letter review with a follow-up conference call. The conference call was held on October 1 from 10:00am - 5:00pm (EST).


bullet FINAL Nickel Peer Review Meeting Report (pdf)

bullet Original Draft of Nickel & Nickel Compounds ESL Development Support Document (.pdf)

bullet List of key references (pdf)


Teleconference Materials

bullet Teleconference Agenda (pdf)

bullet TCEQ Response to Comments & Additional Questions (pdf)

bullet TCEQ Suggestions for Alternate Studies (zip - contains 4 pdf files)


For more information, contact Joan Strawson ( or 910-528-9768)