Industry Urges EPA To Adopt Unified Approach To Biotechnology Rules

January 17, 2023
Biotechnology companies used a recent White House-led “listening session” to urge EPA and other agencies that regulate bioengineering to craft a unified regulatory approach for the sector, arguing that the current model is inefficient and confusing for many stakeholders. “The current regulations do not enable an appropriate and predictable path to commercialize and test genetically engineered microorganisms,” Eda Reinot, head of international product development at the agricultural biotechnology company Indigo, said during the Jan. 12 webinar on the White House...

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