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December 6, 2011

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C., “US Environmental Protection Agency Grants First Approval for Nanopesticide,” Nanotechnology Industries Association Newsletter, December 6, 2011.

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

According to the press release “EPA Announces Conditional Registration of Nanosilver Pesticide Product” published by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on the 1st of December 2011, the EPA granted a four-year conditional approval for a pesticide containing a nanomaterial. The pesticide contains the active ingredient nanosilver, known to have antimicrobial properties.