The EPA announces the opportunity to prevent pollution

Mash Viral | February 03, 2020

The EPA provides money to help companies reduce the pollution they cause. Federal technical assistance grants are aimed at informing and training universities and private companies. An important point of interest for the EPA’s P2 grant program is sharing the best ways to combat pollution. The EPA spends a lot of time and money on cleaning up pollution at locations across the country, but this program is primarily aimed at preventing pollution. Alexandra Dunn is the assistant administrator of the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, U.S. EPA. She explains how these grants work, “it has so many benefits, not only for protecting public health in the environment, but it encourages companies to share best practices and work together.

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The exemption allows manufacturers to make safety determinations that the uses of their newest chemicals in food are safe without notifying the FDA. The agency’s attempts to limit these undisclosed GRAS determinations by asking industry to voluntarily inform the FDA about their chemicals.

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The exemption allows manufacturers to make safety determinations that the uses of their newest chemicals in food are safe without notifying the FDA. The agency’s attempts to limit these undisclosed GRAS determinations by asking industry to voluntarily inform the FDA about their chemicals.

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