Responding to new registration applications in a manner that is timely, science-based and proportionate to the risk related to the use of a product is essential. A key component of this is remaining across new and emerging technologies, advancements and innovation.
Highlighting the relevance of global collaboration on emerging technologies in food and drug regulation, in the context of the Chief Scientist' recent conference attendance in Brazil and implications for Australian agvet regulation.
In 2015, we published a comprehensive report on the regulatory considerations for nanotechnologies for pesticides and veterinary medicines. That report received widespread acknowledgment from scientists around the world.