Volume 91 Issue 15 | pp. 17-18
Issue Date: April 15, 2013

A Back Channel For Big Companies?

Watchdog groups say Small Business Administration actually carries big industry message on chemical assessments
Department: Government & Policy
Keywords: Small Business Administration, EPA, chemical assessments, NTP, Report on Carcinogens, hazard assessments, Integrated Risk Information System

The U.S. Small Business Administration is perhaps best known for offering technical assistance and financing to entrepreneurs. But a little-known office within SBA also serves as a representative for small-business concerns at other federal agencies. SBA’s Office of Advocacy describes its mission as giving opportunities to make small businesses’ voices heard about the federal rules that affect them. The office says its helps small businesses collectively save . . .

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