TITLE

Washington takes a stand on biotechnology

AUTHOR(S)
Gavaghan, H.
PUB. DATE
March 1992
SOURCE
New Scientist;3/7/92, Vol. 133 Issue 1811, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the long awaited guidelines from the United States for agencies that regulate the release of biotechnology products into the environment. These stress that all products must be treated in the same way. Guidelines embody findings of the National Research Council; Emphasis on risk rather than the method of production; These encourage the slide of European companies to the US.
ACCESSION #
9203303067

 

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