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Green Ribbon Science Panel Meeting October 30, 2020

DTSC  hosted a Green Ribbon Science Panel Meeting on October 30, 2020.
The meeting materials can be found below.

Meeting Agenda

This GRSP meeting was held via webcast.
Webinar recording and presentation will be made available soon. 

Webinar Recording

October 30, 2020: 8:30 AM – 12 PM

Notice of Public Meeting
Meeting Agenda
Background Document

SCP Update Presentation
GRSP Presentation (will be made available shortly)

October 30, 2020 


  1. Welcome


  2. Agenda Review and Panel Roll Call


  3. Questions on Safer Consumer Products Program Updates 

    Staff has recorded a brief program update on DTSC’s implementation of the Safer Consumer Products (SCP) regulations. Panel members will follow up with questions.

  4. Public Comment
    Members of the public may offer comments to the Panel on agenda items.

  5. Discussion of Use of Data Analysis to select Priority Products: A case study on 1,4-Dioxane
    The staff presentation will highlight SCP’s data analysis used for decision-making and the selection of Priority Products. The focus will be a case study of 1,4-dioxane, a contaminant found in personal care and cleaning products. The Panel will discuss issues surrounding the efficient use of data analytics in the SCP process.

  6. Conclude and Adjourn


Meeting Participation and Comment  

The order of items on the agenda is subject to change at the discretion of the GRSP Co-Chairs or the Safer Products and Workplaces Deputy Director. Materials related to the meeting will be posted as they are available on 

Members of the public and representatives of organizations are invited to attend and participate in the GRSP meeting on matters directly related to the work of the Panel.  The time allotted for individual public comments may be limited, depending on the number of individuals wishing to speak. Speakers are not required to identify themselves publicly.  

Webinar Information 

The Zoom meeting can be accessed through a computer browser or the telephone.   

  1. Through your computer browser: Passcode: 111111 (6 ones)
  2. Phone – US: +1 669 900 6833 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 312 626 6799 or +1 929 205 6099 or +1 301 715 8592 Webinar ID: 841 1218 7438; Passcode: 111111 (6 ones) 

Meeting Accessibility, Special Accommodations and Hearing-Impaired Individuals  

To ensure the public has equal access to all available services and information, the Department will provide disability related reasonable accommodations and/or translator/interpreter needs, as appropriate, in accordance with state and federal law. Please contact the staff person below as soon as possible, but no later than 10 business days prior to the scheduled event/meeting for assistance: 

Kelly Grant 

TTY/TDD Speech-to-Speech users may dial 711 for the California Relay Service.