Biotechnology Project

— Regulatory Actions—

CSPI Comment to APHIS on USDA’s on Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement
—April 21, 2016

CSPI Comment to FDA on OSTP’s Request for Information on the Coordinated Framework for the Regulation of Biotechnology
—November 13, 2015

CSPI Testimony to US Senate Agriculture Committee regarding Federal Regulation of Agriculture Biotechnology
—October 21, 2015

CSPI Testimony to US House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Committee, Subcommittee on Health, regarding the proposed “National Framework for the Review and Labeling of Biotechnology in Food”
—June 18, 2015

CSPI Comment to USDA Regarding USDA’s Activities on Coexistence
—May 11, 2015

CSPI Comment to EPA on the Proposed Changes to the EPA Framework for the Registration of Plant-Incorporated Protectants for Corn Rootworm
—April 15, 2015

CSPI Comment to EPA on Registration of Enlist Duo containing 2,4-D and Glyphosate in Ten Additional States
—November 14, 2014

CSPI Comment to EPA on Registration of Enlist Duo containing 2,4-D and Glyphosate
—June 30, 2014

CSPI Comment to USDA on Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Corn and Soybeans Engineered to be Resistant to 2,4-D and Several Other Herbicides
—March 11, 2014

CSPI Comment to USDA on Enhancing Agricultural Coexistence
—March 4, 2014

Oral public comment at EPA FIFRA Science Advisory Panel meeting on "Scientific Uncertainties Associated with Corn Rootworm Resistance Monitoring for Bt Corn Plant Incorporated Protectants (PIPs)"
—December 4, 2013

Request that USDA Implement Policies that Make Coexistence a Priority of the Seed Industry and Farmers
— March 20, 2013

Letter Asking EPA to Establish Mandatory Use Restrictions for Glyphosate and Other Herbicides in Order to Prevent the Development of Herbicide-resistant Weeds
— February 4, 2013

FDA Hearing on the Labeling Food from AquAdvantage Salmon
— September 21, 2010 (Acrobat 85 kb)

Comments to EPA Regarding Proposed Registration Extensions for Bt corn Registrations
— September 3, 2010 (Acrobat 332 kb)

Comments to EPA Regarding Pesticide Product Registration Issuances for PIP Seed Blends
— June 15, 2010 (Acrobat 53.9 kb)

Comments to the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service on proposed regulations discussed in the Federal Register
— June 29,2009 (Acrobat 181 kb)

Comments to the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service on proposed regulations for genetically engineered crops
— November 24, 2008 (Acrobat 296 kb)

Comments to FDA on Regulation of Gentically Engineered Animals Containing Heritable rDNA Constructs
— November 18, 2008 (Acrobat 265kb)

Comments to USDA on the draft environmental impact statement regarding the regulatory revisions proposed by the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
— September 11, 2007 (Acrobat 68kb)

Comments to EPA regarding potential revisions to current regulations for Plant-Incorporated Protectants
— July 13, 2007 (Acrobat 91kb)

Comments to USDA on Proposed Regulatory Changes by the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service for Genetically Engineered Plants
— March 23, 2004 (Acrobat kb)

Comments to FDA on its Draft Guidance for Early Food Safety Assessments
— January 19. 2005 (Acrobat kb)

Letter to USDA on the Safety Assessment of Round Ready Wheat
— November 17, 2003 (Acrobat 75kb)

Letter to FDA on the Safety Assessment of Roundup Ready Wheat
— November 13, 2003 (Acrobat 76kb)

Comments to USDA on Regulation of Plants Engineered to Produce Pharmaceuticals and Industrial Compounds
— May 9, 2003

CSPI Opposes Setting a Food Tolerance for New Experimental Bt Corn Due to Allergy Concerns.
— April 7, 2003

Comments on Draft “Guidance for Industry: Drugs, Biologics, and Medical Devices Derived From Bioengineered Plants for Use in Humans and Animals“
— February 6, 2003

Comments to the Office of Science and Technology Policy on Proposed Federal Actions Regarding Agricultural Biotechnology
— September 30, 2002 (Acrobat 52kb)

Comments to EPA on an Application by Monsanto Co. for the Registration of Corn Containing a Bt Gene (Cry3Bb1) for Resistance to Corn Rootworm
— June 12, 2002

Letter to Secretary Tommy Thompson on Finalizing Proposed “Premarket Notice Concerning Bioengineered Foods” Rule
— May 3, 2002

Comments to EPA on Compliance Assurance Programs submitted by registrants of Bt corn and cotton crops
— March 1, 2002

Comments to EPA Opposing the Exemption from Regulation of Several Categories of Genetically Engineered Pesticidal Plants
— September 19, 2001

Comments to EPA on Bt Crops Reassessment
— September 10, 2001

Letter to FDA Seeking Enforcement Against Misbranding of Foods that Manufacturers Claim Do Not Contain Genetically Engineered Ingredients
— August 14, 2001

Letter to FDA Amending Comments on Voluntary Food Labeling Guidance to Incorporate CSPI National Opinion Poll Survey Results
— May 16, 2001

Comments to FDA on its Proposed Rule on “Premarket Notice Concerning Bioengineered Foods”
— May 3, 2001

Comments to FDA on its Draft Guidance on “Voluntary Labeling Indicating Whether Foods Have or Have Not Been Developed Using Bioengineering.”
— March 19, 2001

Letter to EPA opposing “Revolving Door” appointments
— February 22, 2001

Letter to FDA Regarding Plan to Strengthen Genetically Modified Food Consultation Process
— August 11, 2000

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