DDW Posts New Notice Regarding Future CrVI MCL

On January 31, 2024, the Division of Drinking Water (DDW) posted a Notice regarding an updated OEHHA review of hexavalent chromium (CrVI) non-cancer health effects and DDW’s Consolidation and Alternatives Analysis (additional details are provided in the February 1, 2024, Regulatory Update below).   DDW requested public comment by February 19, 2024.

On February 14, 2024, DDW posted a revised Notice (revisednotice_3cr6 mcl_021424).  The purpose of the revised notice was to include an Attachment to DDW’s Consolidation and Alternative Analysis (a link to the Attachment is included in the enclosed Notice and is presented below).  The deadline for submitting public comments has been extended from February 19, 2024, to March 4, 2024.

Link to New Attachment