The Nuances Of 'Nano' In Pesticide Products

Law360, New York (June 30, 2011, 3:14 PM EDT) -- On June 17, 2011, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released a much-anticipated notice describing possible approaches for obtaining information on the potential presence of nanoscale materials in registered pesticide products.

The EPA has repeatedly, and legitimately, expressed its need for information relating to the existence of nanoscale materials in the composition of registered pesticide products where the presence was unknown to the EPA at the time it registered the product. The need is driven in no small measure by concerns expressed by the International Center for...
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