Microbial Commercial Activity Notice (MCAN) for biopolymer producing organism, J08-0003
On July 11, 2008, the Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics (OPPT) received a Microbial Commercial Activity Notice (MCAN) from a company whose name is claimed as confidential business information, submitted under the biotechnology regulations promulgated under the Toxic Substances Control Act (62 FR 17910 (April 11, 1997); codified at 40 C.F.R. Part 725). The MCAN was given the EPA tracking designation J-08-03. The generic name for the new microorganism is Biopolymer Producing Organism. This microorganism will be used for the industrial manufacture of a biopolymer.
For a copy of the non-confidential version of the MCAN, please contact the TSCA Non-Confidential Information Center (NCIC) by phone at 202-566-0280, or by fax at 202-566-0282.