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Biosafety Committee

The Biosafety Committee works to protect the health, safety, and the general welfare of Somerville residents. The Committee promotes the development of clean and pollution-free industry through the regulation of the research and use of recombinant deoxyribonucleic acid (“rDNA”) and biological agents.

Contact Information
Colin Zeigler
Environmental Health Coordinator
Phone Number

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If you are interested in serving on the Committee as a Academic Expert or Community Representative please email information and description of interest to Colin Zeigler,, or call 857-303-0349.

Meetings, Agendas, & Minutes

The Biosafety Committee typically meets once per month.

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