These prevention mechanisms include conduction of regular reviews of the biosafety in laboratory settings, as well as strict guidelines to follow.
Biosafety is used to protect us from harmful incidents.
Objective of the Act
To establish the National Biosafety Board (NBB); to regulate the release, importation, exportation and contained use of living modified organisms (LMO) & the release of products of such organisms, with the objectives of protecting human, plant and animal health, the environment and biological diversity.
- Biosafety Act 2007
- Biosafety Regulations (approval and notification) 2010
- The Biosafety Act 2007 Exempted Activities
- BioSafety Compliance Plan, activities and timelines
Resources and Links
Activities Involving Genetically Modified Organisms Australian Procedures