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Office of Inspector General

Notification: Evaluation of Office of Pesticide Programs’ Genetically Engineered Corn Insect Resistance Management

Project #OPE-FY15-0055, July 09, 2015.

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) plans to begin preliminary research on the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP), Biopesticides and Pollution Prevention Division’s ability to manage and prevent increased insect resistance to genetically engineered Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) corn.

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