Wednesday, July 11, 2007

NEWS RELEASE: EPA Invites Public Comment on Design of Nanotechnology Stewardship Program

"News Brief:
For Release: (Washington, D.C. – Wednesday, July 11, 2007)
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

In its continuing efforts to better understand the potential risks and benefits of nanotechnology, EPA is inviting the public to comment on the agency's proposed approach to developing a Nanoscale Materials Stewardship Program (NMSP). EPA's approach will increase the scientific understanding and ensure appropriate oversight of nanoscale industrial chemicals to facilitate the responsible development of this growing technology."

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