EPA, Agencies To Consider Biotech Innovation Under TSCA, Other Laws

September 13, 2022
President Joe Biden is directing EPA and two other agencies to review how and under what circumstances each regulates various biotechnologies, including under TSCA, with an eye to advancing the field by having them develop a single, coordinated source for companies to receive regulatory review help. Biden issued an “ Executive Order on Advancing Biotechnology and Biomanufacturing Innovation” Sept. 12, aiming to bolster the industry by boosting research, reducing the time it takes to bring a product from development to...

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