Product Regulation/FIFRA

EPA Announces One of Its Largest-Ever FIFRA Civil Settlements (November 2, 2020)

EPA Announces First-Ever Approval Pathways for “Long-Lasting” Anti-Viral Disinfectants, Coatings, and Surfaces (October 19, 2020)

EPA Proposes to Allow Certain Uses of Biotechnology in Development of Plant-Incorporated Protectants (September 2, 2020)

In Agency First, EPA Allows Limited Use of Antiviral Disinfectant with Long-Lasting Efficacy Claims (August 25, 2020)

FDA Updates Policies to Increase Supply of Ethanol Available for Use in Hand Sanitizers (June 8, 2020)

EPA Warns Against False or Misleading Antiviral Claims, Highlights Enforcement (June 2, 2020)

EPA Provides Flexibility to Manufacturers of Isopropyl Alcohol-Based Disinfectants and Sanitizers (May 18, 2020)

EPA Expedites Data Review for Disinfectant Products that May Be Effective Against the Novel Coronavirus (May 13, 2020)

Ten Tips for Disinfectant Producers and Distributors During the COVID-19 Pandemic (May 4, 2020)

EPA Releases Unprecedented Recommendation to Use Unregistered Substances as Disinfectants Against Coronavirus (April 30, 2020)

EPA Continues to Expand Efforts to Ease the Production of Disinfectants Approved for Use Against the Novel Coronavirus (April 16, 2020)

FDA Policy Provides Enforcement Relief Regarding Certain Medical Devices Due to Pandemic (April 2, 2020)

EPA Takes Action to Ease the Production of Disinfectants Approved for Use Against the Novel Coronavirus (April 1, 2020)

EPA Policy Provides Enforcement Relief Where Needed Due to Pandemic (March 27, 2020)

EPA Provides Flexibility to Pesticide Manufacturers Using “Commodity Inert Ingredients” (March 27, 2020)

EPA Authorizes Anti-Coronavirus Claims for Pre-Designated Disinfectant Products (Updated March 16, 2020)

New York Approves Use of Certain Disinfectant Products Against Novel Coronavirus (March 16, 2020)

FDA and FTC Warn Dietary Supplement Manufacturers Against Making Fraudulent Anti-Coronavirus Claims (March 10, 2020)