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October 21, 2005

Lynn L. Bergeson, “EPA Considers How Best to Regulate Nanoscale Materials,” Environmental Quality Management, Autumn 2005.

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

In a May 10, 2005, Federal Register notice, EPA announced, in an understated way, its decision to convene a public meeting on ‘nanoscale materials.’ The meeting notice represents the Agency’s first public foray into harnessing some of nanotechnology’s promise within a regulatory framework created almost three decades ago with the enactment of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).