On November 16, 2012, ATSDR released a health consultation [PDF, 4.83 MB] for public comment that describes the public health implications of exposures to hydrogen sulfide and the National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) pollutants. NAAQS pollutants are PM2.5, ozone, sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide, and lead.
To read this health consultation, please visit: http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/hac/pha/MidlothianAreaAirQuality/MidlothianAreaAirQuality(NAAQS)HCPC11162012.pdf [PDF, 4.83 MB]. Copies are also available at the A.H. Meadows Library, 921 S. 9th Street, Midlothian. They can be reviewed during regular business hours.
On December 6, 2012, at the Midlothian Conference Center from 7:00pm–8:30pm, ATSDR scientists provided an overview of the draft health consultation and answered questions about the findings of the report. ATSDR staff was also available from 3:30pm-5:00pm to talk with interested persons.
View the presentation [PDF, 803 KB]
How to Comment
ATSDR received public comments on this health consultation until February 18, 2013. Comments received during the public comment period will appear in the final version of the health consultation.