Pseudomonas putida

An Order amending the Domestic Substances List to apply the Significant New Activity Provisions of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 to Pseudomonas putida strains ATCC 12633, ATCC 31483, ATCC 31800 and ATCC 700369 (Priority B micro-organisms) was published. https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/chemical-substances/micro-organisms/priority-b-medium-hazard.html

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Aspergillus oryzae

An Order amending the Domestic Substances List to apply the Significant New Activity Provisions of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 to Aspergillus oryzae strain ATCC 11866 (Priority A micro-organism) was published. https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/chemical-substances/micro-organisms/priority-a-higher-hazard.html

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Notice of the publication of the Microbial Identification Framework for Risk Assessment

The Microbial Identification Framework for Risk Assessment (MIFRA) provides guidance on the information required for identifying micro-organisms notified under the New Substances Notification Regulations (Organisms). It is a detailed technical document intended to help notifiers with the choice of methodology and the analysis of scientific data required for adequate microbial identification. The MIFRA is available…

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